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Japan 2.0: Hello Kitty café… and the Himeji castle!

Himeji Castle - The cat, you and us
A new week a new Japan post stop to share, and this makes the 6th! Today we are taking the train to visit Himeji, where the uber-famous Hello Kitty Café is visited daily by thousands of tourists. Ha! I'm just kidding! of course Himeji castle, a.k.a the White Heron, must be the most favorite landmark of the city which appears in every Japan's top 10 list.... Continue reading ⇢


Japan 2.0: Kamakura

Daibutsu Great Buddha Kamakura - The cat, you and us
Kamakura is a coastal town 50 minutes away from Tokyo with the famous Daibutsu, the largest buddha statue standing in open air. The visit to the statue is worthy of leaving Tokyo for a little while, but the town has way more to offer, so we decided to take a complete day-off and include many of their other wonders. We will love to show you around, let's see them!... Continue reading ⇢