Third time is the charm

Amanohashidate (天橋立) is one of Japan’s three scenic views. The sandbar is located in Miyazu Bay in northern Kyoto Prefecture. It forms part of the Tango-Amanohashidate-Ōeyama Quasi-National Park. The last two times I visited Amanohashidate was for an all-you-can-eat crab on a winter. We usually just have 90 minutes to eat and a few minutes…

The hidden beach of Shinwakaura

Shinwakaura (新和歌浦) is a small town located south of Wakayama Prefecture. Before the summer officially started last year (2016), we made a trip to a place called Shinwakaura which I accidentally found on google map. It’s easier and cheaper than going all the way to Shirahama. Just take a bus (和歌山)  from JR Wakayama Station…

Hotel Review : Ocean Paradise

Ocean Paradise is one of Sunny Paradise Hotel and is one the within our budget.  Room is spacious and clean with ensuite bathroom and a huge tub. Buffet breakfast is also included.  There was an extra payment if we want to use the pool I think but we can freely go around the other places. …

Myanmar Adventure : Ngwe Saung Beach

Now that we are finish with famous Religious places and historical places around Yangon and Bagan, it’s time to head out to the beach and have a few days of relaxing time. There are several beaches around Myanmar, but this time we decided to go to Ngwe Saung Beach.  A very laid back place with…

A close encounter with a Nuclear Power Plant

Never in my wildest dream that I would ever be so close to a Nuclear Power Plant in Japan. There is 3-day weekend every September in Japan. A nice time to visit the beach and unwind. It is a time when the barely anybody is in the beach. It is interesting to point out that…