Arashiyama.

Japan is a beautiful country. That isn’t breaking news. I don’t think I’m wrong when I assume that the country is on most people’s wishlists. It’s not hard  to see why. The culture is rich, complex and everywhere. Nature is wild, pure and easy to access, even in big cities like Osaka or Tokyo. There’s […]

Kamakura.

It’s been so long since I last blogged. I can’t really explain why. Well I guess I somehow could. After coming back to Paris from the south of France, I hosted a friend of mine for about 3 weeks, during which I helped her write her final dissertation. Then I hosted a german traveler, and […]

Nara.

 Nara left us both with mixed feelings. While we loved Todai-ji, the deer, the house we were staying at and the weather, we found the atmosphere a bit … particular and not as enjoyable as other cities in Japan. I have visited quite a few, from Hiroshima to Fukuoka and Kamakura, and they were all […]