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.
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.
On a trip to Helsinki, we had to pay the Aalto house and studio a visit. Find some impressions from inside both buildings in this post.
Let me take you along on a September weekend at Hôtel Les Roches Rouges.
A trip to the Côte d’Azur is always a good idea.
Some might say Tokyo is not a walkable city. I heavily disagree, you just have to keep a few things in mind when you plan on exploring Tokyo by foot.
One of my favourite things to buy in Japan as a souvenir is stationery. Find a list of stores and a selection of great stationery items I bought on my last trip to Japan in this post.
In June we spent a few days in Tuscany. It was a beautiful trip with great food, lots of wine, days by the pool and trips into Siena and Florence. Enjoy some pictures and experiences from our trip in the post.
Kamakura is a sea-side town only a 50-minute train ride from Tokyo Station. I spent a beautiful June day exploring Hase and Enoshima, come and join me!
From the ground, Tokyo seems like a conglomeration of different and diverse cities, commercial centres and towns. But, it’s on top of one of Tokyo’s many skyscrapers, where you will realise: Tokyo is endless. See some pictures taken from Tokyo City View up on Mori Tower for proof.
Kichijoji is one of those Tokyo neighbourhoods that gives you a small town feel in the big city just under 30 minutes by train from Shinjuku or Shibuya Station. It is home to an iconic Tokyo park as well as an eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, cafés. These are some spots and shops in Kichijoji that I’d like to recommend.
Jetlagged and tired on day one in Tokyo, I distracted myself from sleep by walking through Harajuku.