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Japan

There are a lot of places around the world where it just doesn’t feel right to be out on the streets after sunset. You probably know some of those places. Japan however, is at the extreme opposite of that. The…

Nepal

As I sat at my gate at Montreal’s Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport waiting for my flight, I thought to myself: “This is going to be the one very painful trip”. I was on my way to Kathmandu, Nepal. I…

Japan

Osaka. You are the city that welcomed me to Japan on my first visit and you are also part of the reason I came back twice more. Here’s glimpse of our first time together. This is but the beginning of…

Thailand

Thailand has its fair share of temples. The most well known ones are of course always on every traveller’s bucket list. I’m talking about temples such as Wat Pho, Wat Rong Khun (White Temple), Wat Arun and Wat Phra That…

Nepal

Pashupatinath is a sacred Hindu site located on the banks of the Bagmati River in Kathmandu. Here, you can witness the sacred Hindu rituals of the burning of the dead. By the time I visited Pashupatinath for the first time,…

Japan

I first learned about Hozenji Yokocho whilst watching YouTube videos about Osaka before my first trip to Japan. I instantly knew it was going to be one of my favorite places in Osaka and sure enough, it was. In Japanese,…

Thailand

Bangkok is one of those South East Asian cities that just come alive after the sun goes down. I love those cities and I love Bangkok. Once the sun sets, don’t retire to your hotel room. Instead, head out and…

Japan

Like most other Asian countries, Japan does not really do “continental breakfast” so don’t expect to be dining on eggs, bacon & toast in the morning. Most food venues that will be open in the early hours of the day…

India

The Laxminarayan Temple is a very colourful and architecturally unique site in New Delhi. This Hindu temple is dedicated to one of Vishnu’s manifestation, Lakshmi Narayan. Unfortunately I was not able to capture the interior as they confiscate your camera…