tokyo winter illumination 2015

Tokyo Winter Illumination Experience 2015

I may not have experience snow in South Korea because of visa denial, I experienced the Tokyo Winter Illumination back in 2015 during my solo travel. It was my first time to experience such cold weather that I was wearing four layers. But my intention of going to Japan was the autumn season although that time,[…]

what to wear autumn season in japan

What to Wear: Autumn Season in Japan

After two years, I finally made this blog post in perfect timing for the fall season. I badly miss Japan while rummaging some photos from my hard drive. So here’s a blog post what to wear autumn season in Japan. Last November 2015, I got the chance to return to Japan for the Autumn experience.[…]

Yokohama Day Tour

An Unexpected Yokohama Day Tour in Japan – a Date Tour Actually!

What happens when you travel solo? You will meet a lot of people in the hostels, in the club, or maybe in the bar. Who knows, just a seatmate inside the airplane? When you meet another solo traveler, you will decide if you want to travel together. If you meet a local in that place,[…]

My First Solo trip to Japan: a Mix of Disaster, Fun and Adventure

I consider my first solo out of the country trip to Japan a memorable one although it started like I almost needed to cancel due to a family crisis. Indeed, Japan a Mix of Disaster Fun and Adventure. Got my Japan visa approved. Travel fund is ready. I was just waiting for the month of[…]

Sample Japan Trip Itineraries You Can Follow

Sample Japan Trip Itineraries At last! It has been long overdue since I haven’t created a follow-up blog post about Japan. Most of the time I stayed a lot in Tokyo for a total of 16 days and Osaka in 5 days. Here are a sample Japan trip itineraries I created but most are based[…]

Budget Travel: 14 Days Japan with US$500 Cash on Hand

No More Travel Funds for 14 Days Japan Trip 14 days Japan trip has been the first and most ambitious trip that I ever had. If you were aware with my previous post about what happened to my father, my travel fund for Japan was already wiped out. There was hesitation on my part if I[…]

My First Ever 10 Roller Coaster Ride Experiences in Japan

Call me crazy, but I just went to Japan to try my first experience of a roller coaster ride. No, I’m just kidding. I just didn’t ride once, but it was all over again and again. I was really scared to ride a roller coaster and I never tried it when I was in Laguna,[…]

How To Prepare For Your First Solo Trip in Japan

Introduction In 2015, I have my first solo trip out of the country and that country was in Japan. It happened from May 21 to June 8, 2015 (Japan+Hong Kong trip). I had several good memories and mistakes during this trip and it’s worth a life’s lessons treasure. How to prepare for your first solo[…]

How I Wrote my Letter of Explanation Japan Tourist Visa

Japan Letter of Explanation A lot of people now are interested, go to Japan because of the cheap flights being offered by some local airlines here in the Philippines. I received a lot of inquiries on Getting A Japan Tourist Visa in the Philippines without Income Tax Return especially on how I wrote my letter[…]

My Travel Summary in 2015

I started my 2015 with a bang overloaded with travels through volunteer work and invitations. I missed blogging already and I have several backlogs because I am busy with work and traveling of course. So I wrote this travel summary in order for me to remember everything and I’ll just refer to my Facebook account[…]