Originally from the sleepy town of Adelaide, Australia, Christy is a MA Literature and Writing student living in Tokyo. When she's not bookstore or art gallery hopping, she can usually be found scribbling away short stories, illustrating her daily life or sharpening her videography skills for her YouTube channel.
Exquisite fall foliage, a crow-colored castle, a legend about an ogre-slaying peach-boy. No, you’re not in a fantasy story. This is Okayama.
Almost every Tokyo itinerary will include an attraction here but there's more to this eastern ward than meets the eye.
Simple, stress-free and excellent value, you’ll save on more than just transport with the Hakone Freepass. Here's how to get the most value out of it.
With highlights including the Oriental Niagara Falls, an island populated by cats and an immersive farmstay, Oita is the perfect place to discover the pastoral loveliness of Japan’s countryside.
Lose yourself in the traditional architecture, ancient castles, samurai mansions and authentic Edo streets of this historic wonderland.