Random thoughts and memories from Japan

If I ask my child, of all the places we visited, which one he liked the most, he will answer me without hesitation: Japan! That's exactly what I feel. Japan amazes and delights you, equally, from the first to the last minute spent here. So … let's get started! Technology. Everyone knows that the Japanese … Continue reading Random thoughts and memories from Japan

Super Nintendo world theme park set to open in Japan on february 4, 2021

Universal Studios has announced the grand opening on february 4, 2021, of the Super Nintendo world theme park in Osaka, Japan. The park will bring to life a highly themed and immersive land hosting Nintendo’s legendary worlds, characters and adventures. Guests will be able to experience their favorite video games, including Mario kart and Yoshi-themed … Continue reading Super Nintendo world theme park set to open in Japan on february 4, 2021

The Old Saito Residence

One of the cities we decided to visit on our trip to Japan was Niigata. We got here from Tokyo Central Station and it took us about two hours with SHINKANSEN TOKI. Among the tourist attractions in this city we could not miss the old Saito Residence (The Niigata Saitou Villa) The Niigata Saitou Villa … Continue reading The Old Saito Residence

Japan getting ready to reopen Its borders for travelers

Japan is slowly beginning to reopen its borders, but it will still be some time until it welcomes tourists back. https://youtu.be/4dXGyRs8UvE Japan plans to begin lifting its pandemic-related international travel restrictions Oct. 1, starting by welcoming foreigners with approved long-stay visas, Nikkei reports. Nikkei said the government plans to prioritize entrance for people traveling from … Continue reading Japan getting ready to reopen Its borders for travelers

Onjuku Beach, Japan – our first meeting with the Pacific Ocean

As I told you in another article, we plan our holidays so that, as far as possible, we can spend if not a few days, at least a few hours at the beach. And the trip to Japan could not be an exception. If initially the thought flew to Okinawa, after we found that the … Continue reading Onjuku Beach, Japan – our first meeting with the Pacific Ocean

Nagoro, Japan – the village with toy residents

Nagoro is a tiny Japanese village with one very notable feature: a life-sized doll population that outnumbers the human population nearly 10:1. The toy residents are the work of local Tsukimi Ayano, who began making doll replicas of her neighbors after they died or moved away. Once working in the garden, Tsukimi made the first … Continue reading Nagoro, Japan – the village with toy residents

Odaiba – Futuristic architecture on a man made island

When you are European and visit Tokyo, you are amazed at every step and every moment. Mainly, two things fully contribute to Japan's differentiation from the rest of the world: Japanese culture and tradition and the inclination towards science and technology. At least that's how I saw it …When you have visited all the iconic … Continue reading Odaiba – Futuristic architecture on a man made island

Lost in Tokyo! Using Tokyo Metro, such a thing is practically impossible!

An important aspect of planning a trip is the way you move from one place to another. We normally use public transport. And that's what we decided to do in Tokyo, more precisely to use the subway. It's just that the first time I saw his map, I felt lost … Tokyo metro map It's … Continue reading Lost in Tokyo! Using Tokyo Metro, such a thing is practically impossible!

Mount Fuji will be closed to climbers this summer due to virus

It is the first time since at least 1960 that all four routes will be closed during the climbing season. Mount Fuji will be closed to climbers this summer in a measure aimed at preventing the spread of coronavirus. Shizuoka Prefecture, which manages three of the four major routes to Japan’s highest peak, announced Monday … Continue reading Mount Fuji will be closed to climbers this summer due to virus

Bucharest – Tokyo, May 6 – 18 , return flight, 494 euro!!!

Cu civilizatia ei uimitoare, Tara Soarelui Rasare ramane pentru multi dintre noi un mister si in acelasi timp o tentatie... 😍 Pentru cei care vor sa viziteze Japonia, va propunem o perioada si un pret excelente: 6 - 18 mai, zbor dus intors, Emirates, 494 euro!!! ✈ Detalii despre zbor si rezervare gasiti aici!