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FILM: Autumn in Japan

By | February 19th, 2016|Categories: Asia, Film, Japan|

Japan is an island of huge contrasts. From traditional tea ceremonies of geisha’s in perfectly arranged gardens to futuristic, sky high buildings in Tokyo and [...]

10 Must do’s in Kyoto

By | January 23rd, 2016|Categories: Asia, Japan|

Kyoto is a mix of traditional and modern Japan. The city possesses a stunning collection of UNESCO World Heritage sites and a still working geisha [...]

Japan on a shoestring: Honshu

By | January 19th, 2016|Categories: Asia, Japan|

  Japan is located in the Pacific Ocean and consists of 6,852 islands. The largest one is Honshu. Japan's population of 126 million is the world's [...]

A geisha in modern Japan

By | December 10th, 2015|Categories: Asia, Favorites, Japan|Tags: |

In de schemering wandelen we door Gion, het geisha district van Kioto. We slaan een steeg in waar een stuk muur is vol geplakt met [...]

Dopper, Bridges, Borders – Japan

By | December 8th, 2015|Categories: Asia, Japan, Things we love|

Do you want fresh water fish? Or fresh water eel, do you mean sushi? Nope we mean fresh water, is it possible to drink from [...]

Kioto local tips // Ai

By | December 6th, 2015|Categories: Asia, Japan, Tips from locals|

Ai, kent de beste (verborgen) spots in Kioto, de stad waar ze is geboren en opgegroeid. Ze werkt in de fiets verhuur shop Nanakomachi. [...]

10 Must do’s in Tokyo

By | December 4th, 2015|Categories: Asia, Citytrips, Japan|Tags: , , |

Tokyo is een stad van uitersten en contrasten, met een constante honger naar verbetering en verandering. Tokyo is het podium geworden van ultieme gekte zoals [...]

De mooiste tempels & tuinen in Kioto

By | December 1st, 2015|Categories: Asia, Japan|

''He who learns to be contented is spiritually rich, while the one who does not, learn to be contented is spiritually poor even if he [...]

Abandoned Nara Dreamland

By | November 30th, 2015|Categories: Asia, Japan, Photopgraphy|

Het is 05:30, blindelings klik ik mijn wekker uit. Ik hoor harde regen tegen de ramen, fuck, of toch misschien wel chill? Deze regen is [...]

Kioto, Japan

By | November 26th, 2015|Categories: Asia, Japan|

“She paints her face to hide her face. Her eyes are deep water. It is not for Geisha to want. It is not for geisha [...]

Mount Fuji

By | November 21st, 2015|Categories: Asia, Japan|

-In English soon- on this cold morning in the shade of mount fuji all seems fresh and clean only dreams remain as I usher my [...]

My first date with Tokyo

By | November 19th, 2015|Categories: Asia, Japan|Tags: , |

Kawaii ("lovable", "cute", or "adorable") is the quality of cuteness in the context of Japanese culture. It has become a prominent aspect of Japanese popular [...]

PHOTOGRAPHY: Traditionele Japanse bruiloft

By | November 16th, 2015|Categories: Asia, Japan, Love, Photopgraphy|Tags: , , |

In the middle of all craziness van Tokyo vinden we Yoyogi park, bij de metro halte Harajuku. Na drie weken achter elkaar concrete jungle in [...]

PHOTOGRAPHY: Halloween in Harajuku, Tokyo

By | October 31st, 2015|Categories: Asia, Japan, Photopgraphy|Tags: , |

Harajuku, het streestyle fashion district van Tokyo en de plek om te zien en gezien te worden. Het is Halloween en wij belanden er [...]