Kokemushiro Moss Garden Cafe, a Hidden Gem in Ehime

Looking for secret treasures? Kokemushiro Moss Garden Cafe, a hidden gem in the heart of Ehime Prefecture.

Kokemushiro Moss Garden Cafe: I can’t remember how my friend came to learn of this moss garden cafe’s existence, but I was delighted she did. Hidden in a cedar forest in Seiyo City, the heart of the Japanese countryside, Kokemushiro Cafe is a secret haven for nature lovers. After visiting Sankeien Garden, I was happy […]

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Things to do in Kawagoe, the Little Edo

In my quest to see more charming towns in Japan, I visited the town of Kawagoe in Saitama Prefecture. Kawagoe is known as Koedo or Little Edo. The town earned the nickname due to its close relationship with Edo, the former name of Tokyo during the Tokugawa Shogunate. Anyone walking in the old town today […]

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Best attractions and things to do in Brittany

Ile Grand Be, Saint-Malo - Best attractions and things to do in Brittany

Brittany has some of the most charming towns in France. Wandering along the streets of the walled city of Saint-Malo or medieval city of Dinan, you can’t help but be charmed. With one of the longest coastline in France, Brittany offers the perfect spot for beach and nature lovers. Whether you like posh resort towns […]

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Street Art in Paris – A self-guided walking tour of Belleville and Ménilmontant

Rue Denoyez Street Art Paris - self-guided tour of Belleville and Menilmontant

Street Art in Paris Street art is a common sight nowadays from graffiti tags covering the walls along the Métro lines to large-scale commissioned murals. I have always been interested in this art form. Therefore, while I was in Paris last month visiting my family; I decided to stop by 20th arrondissement for a self-guided walking […]

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Out and About: Shop local in Holloway Road

London is an amazing multicultural city with lots of things to do, see and explore. Usually, people are only aware of the known places and often overlook other areas. To help inspire you to explore new areas of London you may not have discovered or known, I thought of introducing my neighborhood Holloway, where I […]

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