5 budget travel hacks that will please your inner princess

I know, I know… There are 1,293,394,203,934 articles on the internet, all about saving money when traveling.  And they all say the same thing.  Cook…

Your guide to zero waste travel in Japan

As much as I have loved traveling in Japan, the one thing I’ve struggled with (especially when shopping or eating out) is the amount of…

1 day in Hiroshima Itinerary

I only managed to visit Hiroshima after my third visit to Japan, and that was only after living in Tokyo for 3 months! To help…

35 things to know before going to Japan

Japan is such a unique country to travel to. From the skyscrapers in the hustin’ city of Tokyo to aqua blue waters surrounding the islands…

The Ultimate Miyajima Itinerary

I still remember the first time I visited Miyajima. Our ferry was making its way towards the island, and we spotted Miyajima’s famous floating torii…

Nara Itinerary: a guide for first time visitors

Nara is one of the most popular day trips from Kyoto. And for a good reason – this beautiful city is home to endless temples,…

A quick trip to Tokyo: 2 day Tokyo Itinerary

Tokyo holds a special place in my heart. After all, it was the city I was lucky enough to call home when I lived in…

Your guide to the best zero waste books

Over the last year, I’ve been reading anything I could get my hands on that shares advice on how we can care for our environment.…

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