Japan 2018: Yokohama Chinatown

Recently there has been a new social media trend - the 10 year challenge! And so, it gave me an idea what to write next on my Japan travel blog series. 4 Japan trips - and I have visited Yokohama (either as day trip or overnight stay) 4 times! So it's safe to say that … Continue reading Japan 2018: Yokohama Chinatown

Japan 2015: Yokohama Reminiscence Part 2

Back to Minato Mirai area after lunch. Nice day with clear blue skies 🙂 The Nippon Maru museum ship docked right in the Yokohama Harbour, in the Nippon Maru Memorial Park. A walk down Kishamichi Promenade again, whilst taking in the familar sights (Minato Mirai waterfront, entrance to Navios Yokohama Hotel) ...... Our planned destination … Continue reading Japan 2015: Yokohama Reminiscence Part 2

Japan 2015: Yokohama Reminiscence Part 1

Start of my holiday entries. This time round, it will be more of a photo-based highlight series rather than a detailed day to day break-down which I did for my previous Japan trip back in year 2013. 1st third of the trip (Days 1 to 3) were spent in Yokohama, if you were to count … Continue reading Japan 2015: Yokohama Reminiscence Part 1

Japan 2013: Day 9 Odaiba + Venturing Out To Kamakura & Yokohama Part 5

DAY 9 (CON'T) A pretty quick 10 to 15 min walk and I'm back at the Red Brick Warehouse / Aka Renga Soko once again. (Recap: Day 1 of my 2012 trip) Noted this wall detail while looking for a washroom yet again ...... Walked up the middle flight of stairs looking for Motion Blue … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 9 Odaiba + Venturing Out To Kamakura & Yokohama Part 5

Japan 2013: Day 9 Odaiba + Venturing Out To Kamakura & Yokohama Part 4

DAY 9 (CON'T) As much as there is much to explore in Kamakura (which will probably warrant a full day trip) in the form of temples and beaches as stated in Japan Guide, my sore objective of coming to Kamakura was mainly to see the Giant Buddha. Since I've bought the JR Kanto Pass (mainly … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 9 Odaiba + Venturing Out To Kamakura & Yokohama Part 4

Japan 2012: Day 2 Hakone Part 1

Resuming my travel entries after a 3 month hiatus. Thrashed 1 draft that was dated 31st May & starting all over again with this ...... Originally drafted a food highlights for Part 1 and even prepared the collages last week but decided to rewrite this in chronological order instead, feels more authentic this way 😛 … Continue reading Japan 2012: Day 2 Hakone Part 1

Japan 2012: Day 1 Yokohama Part 3

After so long, still at Day 1. Things are getting busier at work as we go into the last lap of the banding year ...... Hence part 3 took so long, and extending into March 😛 From where I last left off .... Took a long stroll down Kishamachi Promenade to my next destination - … Continue reading Japan 2012: Day 1 Yokohama Part 3