Kuidaore, a Journey for Food in Japan (Part 3 – Kansai Edition)

Kansai is a region of Japan full of history, culture…and food. Two former capitals of Japan reside in the Kansai region and we will be stopping in to both (Nara and Kyoto). I also mentioned previously the term “Kuidaore” came from Osaka. I will try hard not to go bankrupt over food, but we will…

Attractions I’d Like to Visit in Japan

Although half of the trip will be made up of consuming food in unusual places, I do want to see things as well. We have a handful of tours already booked, but there are plenty we don’t feel the need to prebook. I wanted to share some of those itinerary plans with you all too….

Good AirBnB News!

Well…mostly good news. Our Tokyo host has responded back and we are confirmed for our reservation. They are proceeding with getting the license and said we should not worry. I’m really pleased because I love the location. The closest thing I could find to it had a bunk bed instead of a double or two…

Well, it happened – Kyoto AirBnB

I was concerned it, but…one of our reservations did cancel as we near June 15th. Our host in Kyoto contacted me this morning to let me know she would not be able to honor our reservation due to the new law. I am grateful she let me know so quickly, because I was able to…

A Place to Rest our Heads

Since my last post focused on the challenges and concerns of staying in AirBnBs as of June 15th, I did want to share more about where we currently plan to stay. This list will be updated (if need be). We are going to be staying in four separate locations while in Japan: Tokyo (six nights),…