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.
I’ll always have to go back to the Côte d’Azur. So, in less than two weeks, we will be spending 5 days at Les Roches Rouges near Saint Raphaël – a beautiful hotel by the sea, with a rock pool I cannot wait to jump into.
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!