Odawara – The Japan You Wouldn’t Expect

I learnt that when you are tired of the Tokyo busy city life, here in Japan you absolutely need no car and can just hop on the first train that you see and get off at the stop that attracted READ MORE

Best One Day Trips From Tokyo: Kamakura

Despite its countless places to visit, Tokyo has no real ancient buildings as most of those you can see around have just been reconstructed after the war for instance the Sensouji Temple. Thus if you are hooked on the old japanese READ MORE

Best One Day Trips From Tokyo: Fujiyoshida

I am sure that most of those who will read this article have seen this very famous photo. It is featured in every guide and tourist magazine about Japan although I have never known where this place was located. I READ MORE

How Different Are Buddhist Temples And Shinto Shrines

In my new articles I will be speaking a lot about “otera” and “jinja” and since many of you might not know or not even have heard of them, I decided to write an article about what they are and READ MORE

5 Interesting Places To Visit In Shinjuku

My Japan’s adventure has started to unravel as soon as I stepped into Shinjuku, the same very day I arrived in Japan from Italy, after one day and more of flight. Soon I will start my semester abroad in the READ MORE

Fede’s Mini Hong Kong Guide

Practicalities Visa requirements and passing the border: Most people will only need a simple passport valid from 3 months with no visa requirement. Please check this Hong Kong government’s document (skip to Part II). Hong Kong border checks are not particularly strict or relaxed. They READ MORE