Summarising – my favorite spots

Tateyama What a place, what a day, what a journey!! This will remain as one of the best ever expedition I did in Japan. In 2019, we had an exceptional Golden Week of 11 days as the new Emperor was coming to reign. The flights were awfully expensive as a result and I decided to […]

#5 – summarising – my 10 favorite restaurants

Alto Tritone in Osaka In Umeda, opposite the Umeda Sky Building and the Westin, at the corner of a street, sits Alto Tritone, 13 seats, always full, so make sure you book. The parents and son run the place with a smile. The father learnt how to make fresh pasta in Italy and the son […]

March 11 – remembering

As we have just yesterday remembered the deadly earthquake and tsunami in Japan, a lot of press reviews came out with either stories or facts around the current status. Many places are still yet to be cleaned up 8 years later and some villages are not yet reopen with 52.000 persons out of their homes […]

Japan again

It has been a while, dear readers and friends, I was under the impression that I was mostly writing for myself about things I already knew and could not see the point any more so simply took a break. Lately, as I had visitors again, they all asked about the posts and I regained the […]