Kyoto and Osaka Family DIY Vacation

Family vacation Kyoto Osaka

Finally after more than a month of research and planning, we embarked on a Kyoto and Osaka family DIY vacation, with a side trip to visit Shirakawa-go in Gifu prefecture. This was our first visit to mainland Japan on a free-independent-traveler (FIT) leisurely pace utilising the impressive and superb Japanese transportation network, after gaining experience from a self-driven vacation to Okinawa 2 years back.

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Japan Fastest Mochi Pounders Nakatanidou

Dear friends, was there a time you feel you just have to get that picture? I have such photographic impulse many times and the latest was at Nara city, in my quest to record Japan's fastest mochi pounders Nakatanidou.

Nakatanidou won the national high-speed mochitsuki...

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[PHOTO TOUR] 5 Nights Hokkaido Autumn Wildlife and Nature Photography – 15Sep19

This spectacular wildlife photography tour is specially tailored for seasoned photographers to enjoy the very best in photography "bucket-list" experience that Hokkaido has to offer. We’ll be photographing Hokkaido in autumn when the vibrant fauna colours are its best. You will also be treated to whale and dolphin sightings as well as the renowned Blakiston Fish Owl photography.

More details of tour can also be found HERE

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Enjoy Hokkaido Food Tourism

Travel Blog Reviews Hokkaido Private Touring Planning by Jensen Chua Jetblogger

Enjoy Hokkaido Food Tourism

When one mentioned Hokkaido, images of snow-capped mountains, breathtaking natural scenery, fresh seafood and gorgeous hot springs start to flood the mind. Such is the impression that most visitors tend to miss other gems that this enchanting island has to offer. I hope through my travelogue, readers (especially those on self-drive vacation in the western region comprising Sapporo, Kuriyama, Ishikari and Niseko) will be able to tailor a more balanced...

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