Enryakuji Temple on Mount Hieizan- Kyoto Off the Beaten Path

Its our last day in Kyoto and we decided to explore more. This place was not in our itinerary but its so fun to just pick something that you never heard before. And we end up in Mount Hieizan (Shiga Prefecture). We took JR Kosei Line from Kyoto Station to Hieizan-Sakamoto Station for about 30 … Continue reading Enryakuji Temple on Mount Hieizan- Kyoto Off the Beaten Path

Bamboo Forest Arashimaya Kyoto With Baby

So we went to Arashimaya to see the bamboo forest. From Kyoto Station take JR train to Saga-Arashimaya Station and walk for about 10-15 minutes. Honestly it was nothing much aside from well tall nicely arranged (planted) bamboos! Maybe I grew up in a town with a lot of bamboos so I didn't actually see … Continue reading Bamboo Forest Arashimaya Kyoto With Baby

Osaka Trip with Baby

Our last stop - Osaka! From Tokyo we took bullet train to Osaka and we stayed in Namba. Compared to Tokyo, I prefer Osaka as it is an advanced city but not so crowded like Tokyo. Just for recap: 10- Day Japan Itinerary Day 1-4: Kyoto Trip and Nara trip Day 4-6: Kanazawa Trip Day … Continue reading Osaka Trip with Baby

Our Summer baby in Tokyo

The third leg of our 10-day Japan trip, Tokyo! Just a recap of our┬áJapan Itinerary: Day 1-4: Kyoto Trip and Nara trip Day 4-6: Kanazawa Trip Day 6-8: Tokyo Day 8-10: Osaka Trip We took bullet train from Kanazawa. We reached Tokyo around 5pm and it was raining heavily. We stayed for 2 days instead … Continue reading Our Summer baby in Tokyo

Nara Japan Trip with Baby

We took a half day trip here in Nara from Kyoto. It's less than an hour comfortable train ride to Nara. We brought our stroller and half of the time Summer was sleeping. So me and hubby had a great time just exploring the place. Prior to this we are in Kyoto. Check out our … Continue reading Nara Japan Trip with Baby

Kyoto with Baby Love

This was our first stop to our 10-day Japan trip. Summer just turned 1 year old and this was her birthday trip. Some of you might be rolling your eyes that she won't probably remember everything but well of course she won't remember anything but we will. We did enjoy her and enjoy the moment … Continue reading Kyoto with Baby Love