Weekly Photo Challenge: Cover Art – Japan Edition

Taking a break from my travel entries to do another weekly photo challenge entry. Time for some cover worthy pictures! Was browsing through Japan Guide website yesterday and came across this Kyoto feature. Realised that I had a similar shot of Tenryuji Temple taken during my trip last year – taken from outside the temple … More Weekly Photo Challenge: Cover Art – Japan Edition

Japan 2013: Day 10 Fuji Five Lakes & Exploring Shinjuku Part 2

DAY 10 (CON’T) More walking to be done from the end of the maple corridor …… and UPSLOPE to get to Tensui. The walk is definitely NOT 5-10 min as stated in the brochures/online guides. According to my caculation, it was probably closer to 15 min. More maple leaves along the uphill walk, this time … More Japan 2013: Day 10 Fuji Five Lakes & Exploring Shinjuku Part 2

Japan 2013: Day 10 Fuji Five Lakes & Exploring Shinjuku Part 1

DAY 10: SATURDAY 23 NOVEMBER 2013 No more sleeping in as the plan today is to head to Fuji Five Lakes, specifically Lake Kawaguchiko …… and it is a good 2 hours of travelling time via train. Found out from prior online research (reference: http://www.jprail.com) and from the JR office staff (Tokyo Station) there were … More Japan 2013: Day 10 Fuji Five Lakes & Exploring Shinjuku Part 1