Photo Diary: Cherry blossom in Japan

Cherry blossom is also known as sakura. This flower turns pink and white during the spring season in Japan. The best time to view the cherry blossoms is in the months of March to April. “Hanami” is an old tradition in Japan that has been carried along from centuries. The custom is picnicking under a blooming sakura tree. This year …

Postcard from Hiroshima 💕!

  I walk alone, along the side of the river, With beautiful cherry blossom trees on either sides, Covered and decorated in white and pink. With tiny petals fallen on the path, Sun preparing to set and put up a dramatic show. A cool breeze of Spring teasing and whispering that the World is breathtakingly beautiful, And all you have …

Interesting things I learned in Japan

Japan sure has some interesting and intriguing things. Below are some of the interesting things that I came across traveling through Japan. 1. Trams, here are known as Streetcars. 2. Mt Fuji is a girl 😊, the reason my tour guide gave me is because she always hides herself behind the clouds. 3. Every shrine has two sculptures of lion-dogs …

10 Instagram photos that prove Japan should be your next destination!

Japan, a land of culture and ancient traditions, is one of the most beautiful countries I have visited so far. It has immense amounts of breathtaking scenic beauty. The people are extremely friendly and are the nicest people I have come across till date. The technology is so well advanced and is known for their hi-tech heated toilets. And the …

Arashiyama – definitely a must visit!

Arashiyama, also known as ‘Place of scenic beauty’, is a district on the outskirts of Kyoto in Japan. True to what it is known as, Arashiyama is definitely one of the most beautiful places I have visited in Japan. The place offers a lot of things and sites to see, from the beautiful bridges to the bamboo forest, from lots …

Prayer is the spirit speaking truth to truth!

I love prayer flags, have always loved them since I saw them first in the year 2009 in Nepal. During those times, I never collected any souvenirs, hence I do not have the prayer flags. I will definitely buy one of those during my travel to Ladakh, India. Few days ago, a photograph popped up on my Instagram wall, it …

Where am I staying in Japan?

I am a big fan of hostels. I love staying at hostels because: It is the best place to meet fellow travellers and make new friends. It is safe, safety is always a priority when you are a solo female traveler. Hostels have vibrant positive vibes. Hence, I am staying at hostels even in Japan. According to my planned itinerary, …