Photos from Snow day in Shirakawa Go, Japan

While we were exploring shrines, looking for torii gates and eating all the sushi in Japan last December, I was secretly counting down to a day in the Japanese Alps.  We normally don’t enjoy cold weather, (we are from Texas after all) or go on group tours, this was one tour Read More …

Why we loved First Class in Japan Airlines

While we were visiting Japan, we took a JAL flight from Haneda to Osaka and here is a look at why we loved First Class in Japan Airlines.   Our experience flying JAL Airlines We had access to JAL’s Sakura Lounge with our tickets and decided to check out the lounge.  The Sakura Read More …

10 Best Places to see Mt Fuji

Rising 3776 meters above sea level, Mount Fuji is Japan’s tallest mountain and its most iconic landmark. On our recent trip to Japan, seeing this mountain a little closer topped our list and we researched the best places to see Mt Fuji from. Images of this nearly perfect, solitary volcano have Read More …