Japan Diaries: Kinkaku-Ji temple, Kyoto

My final day in Japan consisted of a visit to the Kinkaku-Ji temple, the golden temple complete with a mirrored lake. We woke up to…

Japan Diaries: Arashimaya, Monkey Park and Tenryu-Ji Temple

Day 9 in Kyoto, Japan, took me on a boat trip to Arashimaya, a visit to the monkey park and finished with the Tenryu-Ji temple.…

Japan Diaries: Hakone, Lake Ashi and Owakudani

Day 7 in Japan consisted of a trip to Hakone, a train ride into the mountains, sailing on a pirate ship on Lake Ashi and…