Tag: japan

  • Japan: Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe (Part 2)

    Japan: Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe (Part 2)

    Personal cultural highlights from our trip: Exploring Arashiyama Enjoying food at the Tanabata Festival (my first festival in Japan!) Witnessing the Makura Daiko during the Ikutama Summer Festival

  • Japan: Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe (Part 1)

    Japan: Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe (Part 1)

    In between transitioning jobs, I asked C┬áto go with me to Osaka (and tour the nearby prefectures) since it seemed like the perfect time for vacation for both of us. It was the first time I’ve visited Japan in summer (an earlier trip with family happened in May, just as spring was ending, where the […]