Asakusa Guide: Kaminarimon, Nakamise, Hozomon, Sensoji

My cousin came to visit me in Japan in the fall, and only now am I finally getting around to looking at the pictures I took. We went to a lot of places, but I think one of my favorites was a place I hadn’t been to in a long time… Asakusa. Actually, my last time I was in Asakusa was in 2012, almost 5 years ago! Things were more […]

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Cosmo World Amusement Park in Minato Mirai, Yokohama

For Valentine’s Day, I planned an outing to Kannonzaki Lighthouse. In return, and as an early White Day adventure, my SO took me to Cosmo World. I’ve been begging to go since we moved to Yokohama, but we always found something more important to do on the weekends… Then it got too cold… But I was determined to go! Luckily, the random weekend we choose was perfect. It had been […]

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Starbucks Seasonal Sakura Blossom Latte (2017)

As much as I hate to admit it, I’m a Starbucks Lover. I love sweets, and I see Starbucks more as a candy shop than a coffee shop. For real coffee, I’ll go elsewhere… But to satisfy my sweet tooth, I’ll head to Starbucks. Surprisingly though, I haven’t been to Starbucks much since I’ve been in Japan. Money had been tight when I first moved in, so that was my […]

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