Traveler’s Diary: RADWIMPS Asia Tour 2017 in Singapore

Traveler’s Diary: RADWIMPS Asia Tour 2017 in Singapore

RADWIMPS! Do I even need to introduce this super awesome band!? Ok, fine~ Taken straight from Wikipeida, the most reliable source there is: Radwimps (ラッドウインプスRaddo'uinpusu, stylized as RADWIMPS) is a Japanese rock band, who debuted independently in 2003 and later on major label Toshiba EMI in 2005. The band's name, Radwimps, was formed from two … Continue reading Traveler’s Diary: RADWIMPS Asia Tour 2017 in Singapore

Travel Blog: Spring Festival in Takayama

Travel Blog: Spring Festival in Takayama

Takayama Spring Festival, also known as Sanno Matsuri, is said to be the largest festival in Takayama. Each year the festival is held for two days, 14th and 15th of April, and is hosted by Hie Shrine. In total Takayama is home to 25 festival floats; 12 shown in Spring, 11 in Autumn, and 2 for … Continue reading Travel Blog: Spring Festival in Takayama

Travel Blog: Shinjuku, “The Garden of Words” Photo Hunting

Travel Blog: Shinjuku, “The Garden of Words” Photo Hunting

Shinjuku, as one of the popular district in Tokyo, is the home base to Makoto Shinkai's 2013 movie "The Garden of Words". The 46-minutes animation movie told a story of a high-school student aspiring to be a shoemaker and a mysterious woman he met on a rainy morning at Shinjuku Gyoen. As a huge fan of … Continue reading Travel Blog: Shinjuku, “The Garden of Words” Photo Hunting

Travel Blog: Tokyo Pt. 2

Travel Blog: Tokyo Pt. 2

Hello from sunny-side-up Shibuya! This time I had my luggage with me, so the first thing that I have to do is find a locker in Shibuya station. It cost 300 yen for small size, 500 yen for a medium, and 800 yen for large size locker. Some tips when you're in Japan, always bring … Continue reading Travel Blog: Tokyo Pt. 2

Travel Blog: Tokyo Pt.1

Travel Blog: Tokyo Pt.1

"Greatness Starts with Kindness"- Brandon Burchard Oh Happy Day~ Oh Happy Day~! It was a beautiful and rainy morning in Tokyo. Right away spotted a huge Sakura tree in full bloom near the hostel and I just had to snap a picture. 「花見」-  Flower Viewing Most of my itinerary were spontaneous and unplanned. All day … Continue reading Travel Blog: Tokyo Pt.1