In Japan I went on many walks through beautifully designed gardens. Back home I was really thrilled to find the book “The Japanese Garden” by Sophie Walker.
On our way to Pantelleria we spent one night in Bergamo and spent a few hours to explore this beautiful town in Northern Italy.
Whenever a train enters a station, an individually composed Tokyo train station jingle plays. Watch a short video about the composer of these melodies.
When the hydrangeas in Tokyo are in full bloom, Tokyoites venture to temples and parks to see the hydrangea flower. If you find yourself in Tokyo in June, keep your eyes open for these gorgeous flowers and visit a hydrangea festival or Ajisai Matsuri as they are called in Japan.
The High Line and its surrounding areas quickly became one of my favorite areas in all of Manhattan. Read all about my love for The High Line and find some things to do nearby in this post.
The selection of hotels in Tokyo is vast and ranges from affordable capsule hotels and hostels, to Airbnb apartments, business hotels and traditional Ryokan. To make your search for a perfect hotel in Tokyo a bit easier, here are three affordable hotels in Tokyo.
Zurich has a great many things to offer during the colder months. Here are ten things I like to do in Zurich in winter; from hot chocolates, walks with penguins, to trips to warmer climates at the Succulent Collection…
In Kiyosumi-Shirakawa there are no skyscrapers, but beautiful gardens, temples, shrines and a tight-knit community of small stores and boutiques. It’s also known for an abundance of coffee places. Here are some impressions from and things to do in Kiyosumi-Shirakawa.
The choice of restaurants is vast in Tokyo, so sometimes it is hard to pick a place to eat. Find five of my favourite restaurants in Tokyo in this post.