This. This is what I love about Japan. Wandering its streets at night and being taken into a whole new world. These photos were taken a few hours after landing in Japan when the country opened up in October following the pandemic. What a way to start the trip.
I was pleasantly surprised by my first impressions of Lisbon on my first day. I must have taken a hundred photos of the trams but could not resist photographing them again on the second day. Going up and down the hills to explore Lisbon’s neighbourhoods on foot is an absolute joy.
Amber Fort, also known as Amer Fort, is a historic fortress situated next to the Pink City of Jaipur in the state of Rajasthan, India. It was built by Raja Man Singh in the 16th century for Rajput Maharajas and their families. Its exterior walls are made from red sandstone and marble.
Most first time travelers to Japan will end up visiting Kyoto and/or Osaka. They are both very different cities with their own distinct vibe. If you have time constraints that prevent you from spending a few days in each city, know that it takes less than an hour to travel between both by regular train. This makes it possible to visit both whilst...
Beauty can be found in our own backyard if pay attention. During the summer months, the city of Montreal will set up a ”beach-like” area in the Old Port, right at the base of the clock tower. When conditions are favourable, you can view some of the city’s most beautiful sunsets from this viewpoint.
It took me a while to book a hotel in Tokyo. I would be going two weeks after the borders’ opening. There were some great choices and the prices have never been so cheap since most hotels were basically empty. I booked the Shinjuku Citadines for one main reason: it overlooked Golden Gai. I was not disapointed as the proximity allowed me to...
Coming back to Japan after three long years feels like reuniting with that old childhood friend you loved so much. Being back in Tokyo brings un unexplainable joy and stillness within me. A few things have changed since the pandemic but I’m glad to see that the city’s vibe remains the same.