Sitting in the Front Seat

We have some traction on a few of the things from our to-do list, so I wanted to do an update. A lot of the big items were taken care of early on in the planning stages. That’s why this blog started with a series of large post dumps to update everyone on what we’ve…

Social Media for the Traveller

There has been a delay in getting the next Kuidaore post out, which focuses on Kyoto, Nara, Osaka, and Minoh. I’ve realized Kyoto is a city where…I don’t know what I want to eat most! We plan to spend a decent chunk of time in Nishiki Market, but what restaurants we want to actually sit…

Inspiration Board – Youtubers

There are some Youtubers Jay and I really love for what they teach us about Japan. For anyone else interested, I wanted to post a list of these resources. These will all open in a new tab/window. ONLY In JAPAN – John Daub Our first real delve into Japan as a country instead of just…

Packing List – What I think we will need

This particular post is really more for my benefit than others, I suppose. I am terrified of the idea I might forget something Really Important before we leave. I KNOW Japan is an incredibly convenient country that will likely have anything I would forget. It’s the principle of the thing though. Being prepared in advance…

General Planned Itinerary

Our general itinerary is as follows: Day 1 – Arrive in Tokyo, possibly Ikebukuro Day 2 – Tokyo Skytree, Nihonbashi, Akihabara Day 3 – Shinjuku/Kabukicho Day 4 – Tsukiji, Odaiba Day 5 – Harajuku, Shibuya, Ginza Day 6 –  Asakusa, Ueno Day 7 – Depart Tokyo, Arrive in Hakone Day 8 – Depart Hakone, Arrive…