Kurobe Gorge Adventure

Everytime I see this Japan adevertisement of a train running on a red track across the river with a beautiful nature all around, I feel like dropping everything and find that place. For this summer, I decided to go to Toyama but I had no idea where to go. A few days before vacation starts…

Summer 2014 : To Matsumoto We go !!!

It was Miss I who actually gave us the idea to visit Matsumoto as she had live there for several years. Since Y and I did not really have a definite plan for the summer , why not right ? 😀 So after our lunch at Nagoya Station, we boarded the train bound for Natsukagawa…

Winter 2013 : 10 Hours train ride to somewhere

Yes, you probably think I’m crazy but that was how long it took me to get to my destination last winter break. Of course I was using the Seishun 18 ticket, so basically I can only use the trains that does not require any extra fee, mostly local on this trip. I had no regrets…

Light at the end of the tunnel.

Literally. I found another interesting place again from Heart of Japan and since I do not have any specific plans for my winter break, I asked some friends if they were interested. Five gave a positive answer, so on the first day of my winter vacation we were off to explore the abandoned railway of the…

Touring Downtown San Francisco

Summer in San Francisco is definitely not summer to me. It was cold. The next day, I woke up shivering in my friends place somewhere in San Bruno. A really hot shower and hot coffee did the trick. It was supposed to be a whole day tour but T decided to pick me up for…