Hiroshima I visited the city 4 times in 3 years, spent time at the memorial museum on 3 occasions and went to Miyajima for one full day every time Hiroshima has a special place in my heart, it is fun and friendly, people smile, speak loud, sing and are very inclusive My 1st visit was […]
Sendai What an emotional place, what a symbolic city. I have been there twice, once with Zeynep, once for base ball and the city will remain in my memory This is the big city of the North. Tohoku is among the most humble regions of Japan, living on agriculture and fisheries, much less tourism, few […]
Japan is very good at sports, at least when they decide this is going to be a focus. They were not so good nor interested in football/soccer until the 2002 World Cup was appointed to Japan and Korea and made significant investments and improvements so much so that this is now the 2nd sport in […]
Lately, Japan comes high in the press around sport and displays something that is actually very rare in Japan, diversity!! Naomi Osaka became a star last year when winning Roland Garros, since then, she is sponsored by ANA, until then, I would question who in Japan was betting on her. She does not speak Japanese […]
Osaka prides itself for the okonomiyaki, Hiroshima as well, I prefer the Hiroshima version, not sure why as it is equally fat, greasy and unhealthy!! but it is fun I like to go to Goemon, fun place, not touristic, small, lively, fun try it!