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Lake Kawaguchi

Tokyo Series Day 5 (Oct 24, 2015) First full day in Tokyo was spent with Reg’s relative on a tour to Mt. Fuji. It included a side trip to Lake Kawaguchi and shopping in Gotemba. Lake Kawaguchi is the second largest

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Lake Kawaguchi

Tokyo Series Day 5 (Oct 24, 2015) First full day in Tokyo was spent with Reg’s relative on a tour to Mt. Fuji. It included a side trip to Lake Kawaguchi and shopping in Gotemba. Lake Kawaguchi is the second largest

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Ramen Hits in Tokyo

Tokyo Series Day 4 (Oct 23, 2015) From Nara, Reg and I headed back to Central Kyoto to pack our stuff and prepare for our Tokyo trip. We took the shinkansen (bullet train) from Kyoto Station and arrived in Tokyo after

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Ramen Hits in Tokyo

Tokyo Series Day 4 (Oct 23, 2015) From Nara, Reg and I headed back to Central Kyoto to pack our stuff and prepare for our Tokyo trip. We took the shinkansen (bullet train) from Kyoto Station and arrived in Tokyo after

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Art Indulgence

I stumbled upon some old notes when I read Harper’s Bazaar Magazine, Mar 2016 Edition. Let me share those thoughts with you. Jewellery designer Sabine Getty’s wedding gown was to-die-for. This was one page I definitely lingered. I wondered what

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Art Indulgence

I stumbled upon some old notes when I read Harper’s Bazaar Magazine, Mar 2016 Edition. Let me share those thoughts with you. Jewellery designer Sabine Getty’s wedding gown was to-die-for. This was one page I definitely lingered. I wondered what

Challenged by Fitbit

I received a new Fitbit Charge HR during the annual assembly of my company two weeks ago. I knew it was going to be a challenge to clock in steps because I am not fond of walking or jogging. I

Challenged by Fitbit

I received a new Fitbit Charge HR during the annual assembly of my company two weeks ago. I knew it was going to be a challenge to clock in steps because I am not fond of walking or jogging. I

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I choose a mortal life.

I love how their story unfolds. Arwen: Do you remember when we first met? Aragorn: I thought I had wandered into a dream. Arwen: Long years have passed. You did not have the cares you carry now. Do you remember

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I choose a mortal life.

I love how their story unfolds. Arwen: Do you remember when we first met? Aragorn: I thought I had wandered into a dream. Arwen: Long years have passed. You did not have the cares you carry now. Do you remember

The Age of Adaline

It has been a while since a movie made me feel this way while watching it. I love the sophisticated aura the movie brings. The lines were beautiful as well. It makes me want to embrace life and constant change. I

The Age of Adaline

It has been a while since a movie made me feel this way while watching it. I love the sophisticated aura the movie brings. The lines were beautiful as well. It makes me want to embrace life and constant change. I

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Nara – Todaiji Temple

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 4 (Oct 23, 2015) The last leg of the Nara adventure was the Todaiji Temple. At first, I did not want to enter anymore because it did not look special from outside. However, upon

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Nara – Todaiji Temple

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 4 (Oct 23, 2015) The last leg of the Nara adventure was the Todaiji Temple. At first, I did not want to enter anymore because it did not look special from outside. However, upon

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Nara – Nandaimon Gate

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 3 (Oct 23, 2015) After Isuien Garden, Reg and I walked towards the Nandaimon Gate where we met our deer friends! Bribe them with crackers and they will come chasing you. If you are lucky,

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Nara – Nandaimon Gate

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 3 (Oct 23, 2015) After Isuien Garden, Reg and I walked towards the Nandaimon Gate where we met our deer friends! Bribe them with crackers and they will come chasing you. If you are lucky,

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Nara – Isuien Garden

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 2 (Oct 23, 2015) Since Reg and I have seen the north, east, west and central Kyoto, the last part of our itinerary had to cover more parts of the south. We chose to

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Nara – Isuien Garden

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 2 (Oct 23, 2015) Since Reg and I have seen the north, east, west and central Kyoto, the last part of our itinerary had to cover more parts of the south. We chose to

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Fushimi Inari Shrine

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 1 (Oct 23, 2015) When I decided that I was going to visit Japan again for a personal event, I knew I was not going to let the opportunity pass without seeing the very

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Fushimi Inari Shrine

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 1 (Oct 23, 2015) When I decided that I was going to visit Japan again for a personal event, I knew I was not going to let the opportunity pass without seeing the very

27-ed

I got 27-ed, not that it’s a thing. Somehow, when I crossed the age of 27, a sudden level of maturity came upon me. I felt different – a good different, an exciting different, a different worth exploring. Maybe it

27-ed

I got 27-ed, not that it’s a thing. Somehow, when I crossed the age of 27, a sudden level of maturity came upon me. I felt different – a good different, an exciting different, a different worth exploring. Maybe it

Attraversiamo

A few days ago, just out of the blue, the short clip from Eat Pray Love popped in my head. It was the scene when they were talking about what word to describe oneself. When it was Elizabet Gilbert’s (Julia

Attraversiamo

A few days ago, just out of the blue, the short clip from Eat Pray Love popped in my head. It was the scene when they were talking about what word to describe oneself. When it was Elizabet Gilbert’s (Julia

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Arashiyama – Bamboo Grove & Jojakkoji Temple

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 3 (October 22, 2015) After spending some time in Togetsukyo Bridge and Iwatayama Monkey Park, Reg and I had lunch first to gather some energy before another afternoon of long walk. We found some yummy Katsudon near

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Arashiyama – Bamboo Grove & Jojakkoji Temple

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 3 (October 22, 2015) After spending some time in Togetsukyo Bridge and Iwatayama Monkey Park, Reg and I had lunch first to gather some energy before another afternoon of long walk. We found some yummy Katsudon near

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Arashiyama – Togetsukyo & Monkey Park

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 3 (October 22, 2015) If you have gone to the main tourist spots in Central or West Kyoto, I suggest going to Arashiyama next. The places are so scenic, natural and beautiful, worth the extra effort to travel

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Arashiyama – Togetsukyo & Monkey Park

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 3 (October 22, 2015) If you have gone to the main tourist spots in Central or West Kyoto, I suggest going to Arashiyama next. The places are so scenic, natural and beautiful, worth the extra effort to travel

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Fan Girl in Universal Studios Japan

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 2 (October 21, 2015) I don’t normally go to the same places when I travel abroad unless there is something new and spectacular to see in that place. It just so happened that the Harry Potter land

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Fan Girl in Universal Studios Japan

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 2 (October 21, 2015) I don’t normally go to the same places when I travel abroad unless there is something new and spectacular to see in that place. It just so happened that the Harry Potter land