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Sakura 桜

Cherry blossom season marks the merciless end of winter in Japan as the air needs to be a specific temperature for the fickle buds to tee-off. 230 more words

Cherry Blossoms

八重洲口の桜 Yaesu Sakura

This is what the Yaesu side of Tokyo station looks like during the short Sakura season.



Wow. It’s been ages! Over a month! I’m the worst blogger ever (newsletter writer, newsletter sender…etc, etc…)

Cherry blossom season has already ended. It seemed to start late and end much too early this year, but it was no less magical than the springs I have been fortunate enough to spend in Japan before. 459 more words


a month away - how to make a month last a year

Just over a year ago we flew into Heathrow, the birds chirping loud and clear as we rolled into London on the tube, I realised I had not consciously heard bird song for a month. 457 more words


Travelogue Taiwan Day 3: San Zhi/ Lover's Bridge/ Modern Toilet Restaurant

These are the visuals taken when Jinkee and I went out for our own day trip to San Zhi which is in New Taipei City :) San Zhi is a quiet little town (we were the only tourist in that town on that day haha) but from what the locals told us, most of the tourist who come to know about this place are mainly couples who are there for wedding shoots because of the sakura flowers. 193 more words