Look at these glorious MOLESKINE journals. They come in 3 sizes ( pocket, and and the paper in the sketchbooks is thick, smooth and creamy. Watercolour books are also available as well as a multitude of lined notebooks.
These are the most amazing pens I’ve encountered. I like to draw in pen, namely because it looks sharper, and erasable pens usually suck. BUT these erase with friction (both in gel and marker pen style), leaving NO trace, and no eraser shavings. It erases