Visiting castle towns

The second stop during our Christmas holidays road trip was a visit to Nagoya (25th of December) and Inuyama (26th of December). Our hotel for both days was located in Nagoya and we did a day trip to Inuyama. While Nagoya is a very busy and modern city, Inuyama still has an 'old feeling' to … Continue reading Visiting castle towns


Closing in on Mount Fuji

Last Christmas, my friends and I spent 2.5 days (23rd-25th of December) around the Fuji Five Lakes as a start of our Christmas holidays tour. Our hotel was located next to the second lake, Kawaguchiko, which is the lake that is the most easily accessible with normal train and bus connections. Lucky for us though, we didn't … Continue reading Closing in on Mount Fuji