Japan is a country I have wanted to visit ever since…well since forever. Planning this trip was one of the most hastily organized excursions that I’ve had the pleasure of putting together, but it turned out to be a fantastic experience. For this exact rea
Travel / Kyoto & Hiroshima In traveling around southern Japan with National Geographic Travel for ten days, I visited a lot of cool places. These are my ten favorites - places to add to your travel wish lists.
Things To Do in Kyoto: Highlights For First-Time Visitors
Travelling to Kyoto for the first time, but unsure where to start? The land of the rising sun, still deeply anchored in tradition, will certainly surprise you in the best possible way. More: toeuropeandbeyond.
Unlike ultra-modern Tokyo, Kyoto has retained much of its traditional Japanese character. Once the western capital of Japan, Kyoto is a city of numerous shrines and geishas, memorized in the Memoires of a Geisha bestseller and eponymous Hollywood produc