Posted on May 6, 2011

A trip to Tesco…

I had to stay in a lot this week because I was waiting for a delivery. By the time it finally arrived I had serious cabin fever and had to get out! As well as cabin fever, I had a bit of “homesickness” for Japan. It wasn’t just Japan that I was missing, but also … Continue reading

Tokyo’s oasis of calm

I don’t know about you, but I love Meiji Jingu. To me, Meiji Jingu is like a cool, oasis of calm in the heart of Tokyo. Tokyo is a wonderful place but, like any major city, the hustle and bustle can get a bit much sometimes. Meiji Jingu is a good place to escape to … Continue reading

Sunday morning flea market…

When I was planning my trip around the Tokyo area I had an urge to go to a flea market. I guess the last one I went to was during my first trip to Japan, back in 2006, and I really enjoyed it. I figured I might enjoy it even more this time round, with … Continue reading