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Hakone, Japan.

I chose to visit Hakone not for their famous onsen but because I wanted to view Mt Fuji, which I did but unfortunately did not have the best picture for it. 334 more words


A cafe with a view

A view from the museum cafe

at POLA Museum of Art [ポーラ美術館], Hakone, Kanagawa


Hakone Glass Forest & Owakudani

This was a trip down to the mountains of Hakone, a famous hot-spring area about 100 km south of Tokyo. It’s a wonderfully relaxing place just a couple of hours away from the bustle of the city. 51 more words


Trip to Mt Fuji

Mt Fuji is probably, the most popular tourist destination in Japan  and since moving to Japan in 2015, Arpita (my wife) and I were trying to go there. 580 more words


Suggested 9-day itinerary in Japan

We will have a series of blog on our trip to Japan last October with detailed schedule of each city we visited but here’s our suggested general itinerary that really works for first time travelers. 149 more words


How to Find a Japanese Lakeside Shrine

A friend posted a picture on Facebook a long time ago while she lived in Tokyo. I was absolutely blown away and awe struck by the significance and serenity of the entire picture’s composition. 467 more words

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"There is a shade of red for every woman"

*title quote by Audrey Hepburn

Hakone Glass no Mori [箱根ガラスの森], Kawaguchiko, Japan