• Silver Explorer Expedition Cruise – Japan

    August 11, 2019

    Silver Explorer – Silversea Cruises -Expedition Cruise – Japan We boarded the Silver Explorer, and expedition ship with Silversea Cruises,… Read More ›

  • Mandarin Oriental Tokyo

    July 22, 2018

    Mandarin Oriental Tokyo The Mandarin Oriental Tokyo provides an exceptional level of service and comfort to its’s guests. I was immediately impr… Read More ›

  • Kokedera – Moss Temple

    May 14, 2017

    We had the great opportunity to visit Koinzan Saihoji, better known as Kokedera (Moss Temple), a Unesco World Heritage Site, in Kyoto in December 20… Read More ›

  • Bettei Senjuan

    May 13, 2017

    In the Gunma Prefecture, west of Tokyo, there exists a beautiful Ryokan called Bettei Senjuan. Gunma is famous for it’s onsen (hot spring) distr… Read More ›

  • Beniya Mukayu

    May 13, 2017

    When we arrived at Kagaonsen Station, we were personally met by the Manager of Beniya Mukayu.  He quickly got our bags into the van we were on our w… Read More ›

  • Peninsula Hotel Tokyo

    May 08, 2017

    We had the immense pleasure of staying at one of the Tokyo’s premier luxury hotels, The Peninsula Hotel Tokyo. Located in the Marunouchi distri… Read More ›

  • Palace Hotel Tokyo

    May 07, 2017

    We had the fantastic opportunity to stay at the spectacular Palace Hotel Tokyo. This hotel is the ultimate in luxury and with it’s location ri… Read More ›

  • Park Hyatt Tokyo

    May 06, 2017

    We had the great opportunity to stay at the Park Hyatt Tokyo which had definitely been on my list of places to stay ever since watching “Lost… Read More ›

  • Hoshinoya Tokyo – Kaiseki Dinner & Breakfast

    March 14, 2017

    Hoshinoya Tokyo – Kaiseki Dinner & Breakfast – One of the things that I always look forward to the most when staying at a Ryokan in J… Read More ›

  • Hoshinoya Tokyo

    December 28, 2016

    In the heart of Tokyo, Hoshinoya Tokyo provides a unique and fabulous Japanese Ryokan experience complete with an authentic Onsen located, believe or… Read More ›