Travel In Review: The Best Places We Visited In 2019

Travel In Review: The Best Places We Visited In 2019

I’m completely exhausted from the holidays (in the best way possible!), but still wanted to put together a quick 2019 travel in review post. When a year comes to an end, I can get really sentimental — even more so at the end of a decade! It’s been an interesting...
Day Trip to Hiroshima: One-Day Itinerary from Osaka

Day Trip to Hiroshima: One-Day Itinerary from Osaka

On August 6, 1945, the first atomic bomb fell on Hiroshima. Approximately 150,000 lives were lost, half of them on that first day. Almost 75 years later, it’s clear that emotions are still raw but that the people of Japan are resilient. In my opinion, if you’re in the...
Kyoto Day Trip from Osaka — One-Day Itinerary

Kyoto Day Trip from Osaka — One-Day Itinerary

Kyoto is Japan’s third largest city and many consider it to be the heart of the country. Founded as Heian in 794, it’s also one of the Asian nation’s oldest cities. While it’s golden age was between 794 and 1185, a Kyoto day trip is very popular with tourists...