Shizuoka: Early Summer in Hamamatsu

Shizuoka: Early Summer in Hamamatsu

Hamamatsu is a city in Shizuoka prefecture, located 1.5 hours away from Tokyo by bullet train. I visited there to see my friend and his girlfriend. We met in London, but it was our first time to see all together because we were busy with work and study while living in London. On that day we did some activities at Hamamatsu Castle Park such as cycling and playing frisbee. The best part of this trip for me was at Lake Hamanako. The bright red sunset of the early summer was very beautiful. And the Unagi-don was very delicious. Who I want to see even for a short time. Who wants…

Fukuoka: Brother & Chéri

Fukuoka: Brother & Chéri

Sakura blossom is one thing you cannot miss when you visit Japan in spring. We went on a trip from Fukuoka to Kyoto with my chéri’s brother to appreciate the spring beauty. It was still chilly but we could see a flurry of sakura in the wind at Ōhori Park. My chéri’s brother loves Japanese animation films, so he was thrilled to come visit Japan for the first time. It was also exciting for him to see my chéri in person after one year and half. Chéri’s brother: “Nē, otōto. Genki desu-ka? (Hey younger brother, how are you?)” Chéri: “Genki desu-yo. (I’m good.)” How adorable to see them speaking each…