Time in Takatsuki

We were pretty much excited for our Takatsuki trip! Takatsuki is located in between Kyoto and Osaka and we were excited to be able to explore the Kansai region! It was really nice of our friend Takuto to invite us back to his hometown and host us in his Takatsuki apartment for those 12 days….

Asakusa Exploring

Whenever I think about Asakusa, I remember it as the first area in Tokyo that I visited on my first trip to Japan in 2012. It wasΒ with my friend Rosi and we were staying at this hostel called Khaosan Tokyo Annex that was located in the Asakusa area. Rosi’s uncle who was staying in Japan…

Moving into our Tokyo Apartment

Before coming to Japan, J was looking for the different apartments that we could stay in. He wasn’t really happy with the choices available for apartments around the Nippori area but in the end he had narrowed it down to two choices: Fontana or Bamboo House. Initially, he was more for the room available at…