Tag: Japan

The Savvy & Fine Guide to the Best of KYOTO

The Savvy & Fine Guide to the Best of KYOTO

Kyoto is a city of two thousand temples, shogun castles, creaky teahouses, beautiful Zen gardens, kimono-clad women walking on the mysterious streets of Gion…and glorious food. In this ancient capital of Japan, you will find reminders of its past around every corner. It is a city that shows Japanese culture and traditions at its best.

TOKYO: Tsukiji Fish Market

TOKYO: Tsukiji Fish Market

Tsukiji Fish Market is a place that every traveler should visit when in Tokyo. It is a busy workplace and absolutely fascinating – workers whisking fish around on electric ta-rays at full speed, carrying boxes full of octopus, huge fish eyes, giant tuna, buckets of […]

The Savvy and Fine Guide to the Best of Tokyo: Beyond Sightseeing

The Savvy and Fine Guide to the Best of Tokyo: Beyond Sightseeing

Tokyo: The Savvy and Fine Guide to the Best of Tokyo gave an overview of the best sights to see in Tokyo. In this blog post we will present a list of some other things to do in Tokyo besides sightseeing. The choices that Tokyo […]

TOKYO: The Savvy & Fine Guide to the Best of Tokyo

TOKYO: The Savvy & Fine Guide to the Best of Tokyo

I remember the feeling when the plane started to land in Narita Airport – the excitement seeing the most thrilling city in the world. It is a fantastic collision of past and future, the neon jungle and ancient temples, that make it so fascinating. Everywhere you turn, you will find reason to be astounded. You will marvel at the ubiquitous plastic food, the bullet trains, the omnipresent vending machines, the cleanliness, and the politeness of the people.