Korea, Seoul, Travel

Seoul Travel Guide: Myeongdong Shopping Street

Myeongdong is one of Seoul’s main shopping and tourism districts. It’s also one of the best (and not to mention, busiest) places to buy clothes, makeup and cosmetics. Prepare your wallets ladies and gents, because a trip to Seoul is incomplete without shopping and trying the food in this part of town. Here’s what…

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Japan, Tokyo, Travel

The Best Cherry Blossom Spot in Tokyo

Tokyo has a lot of popular Hanami (flower viewing) spots, but Ueno Park tops my list among the best places to see Sakura in the city. With over a thousand Sakura trees featuring various types of Cherry Blossoms (hence the shape and color variations) that blooms ever so magnificently in Spring at the 133-acre park, you will surely enjoy and…

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Japan, Travel

A Week in Japan: The Golden Route

The first time I visited Japan was last spring during Sakura (Cherry Blossoms) season. I spent 6 days exploring Tokyo and always found something interesting to do. Eating at themed cafes, sleeping in capsule hotels and shopping in Harajuku and Shibuya were just few of many things the city had to offer. I knew that…

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