Travel Report: Riding The Shinkansen Bullet Train, Japan.

On the Shinkansen Bullet train Japan.

Reading from China? This travel report contains YouTube videos, which can only be viewed with a VPN! February 2019. After thirteen wondrous days in the Japanese capital and a cool day trip with Sunrise Tours checking out Mount Fuji, Fuji-Q Highland Amusement Park, Lake Ashi and Mount Hakone, all that was left to do was […]

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Travel Report: How To Ride The Tokyo Subway, Trains & Electric Lines Part I.

How To Ride The Tokyo Subway

Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! February 2019. Whatever your sightseeing plans are in Tokyo, you’re almost certainly going to have to deal with the Tokyo Metro, its interlinked Toei Subway lines and a number of independent electric lines. This multiple company setup […]

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Travel Report: Cool Spots Around Tokyo.

The Ghibli Clock Tokyo.

February 2019. What an absolute blast I had in Tokyo! It’s amazing to think how much I packed into that trip and perhaps equally baffling to note that I have now posted 55 travel articles on the Japanese capital. In truth I could have extended this to at least 80 but come on… enough is […]

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Travel Report: Ginza Bay Hotel, Tokyo.

Exterior Ginza Bay Hotel Tokyo.

Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! February 2019. For my last few days in Tokyo I switched accommodation for the third and final time. After the budget-friendly convenience of Oak Hostel Sakura and the opulence of Park Hyatt Tokyo this time I wanted […]

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Travel Report: Aoyama Cemetery & Hachiko’s Grave, Tokyo.

Aoyama Cemetery Tokyo.

Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! February 2019. Regular LL readers will know that wherever I am in the world I do love a good cemetery! But with all the things to see and do in Tokyo I very nearly didn’t make it […]

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Travel Report: The Cat Waving Temple (Gotokuji Temple), Tokyo.

Cat army Gotokuji Temple Cat Waving Temple Tokyo.

Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! February 2019. Tucked away in a peaceful, leafy Tokyo neighborhood, in many ways Gotokuji Temple is an entirely ordinary little compound. In fact, at first glance there’s literally nothing to distinguish it from any of the other […]

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Travel Report: Zojoji Temple & Tokyo Tower, Japan.

Zojoji Temple and Tokyo Tower Japan.

Reading from China? This travel report contains YouTube videos, which can only be viewed with a VPN! February 2019. There are a bunch of cool spots you can head to around Tokyo for amazing city views. For most people the location of choice is Tokyo Skytree with its stupendous (not to mention stupendously expensive) city views. […]

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