Day 1: Kamakura

What can I say that’s not cliché about going to Kamakura? That’s the key to being a writer, noticing the nuances of experiences and leading the reader towards your thoughts. So, that’s what I’ll attempt. In order to get to the Big Buddha, we rode one bus and two trains. Riding buses and the L … Continue reading Day 1: Kamakura

Kyoto: Guided Tours

My husband and I have two different vacation and tour styles. I don’t mind being one of many Americans on a crowded tour bus. I’m fine getting to know the lady from some obscure American city whose first trip out of the country is…this one. I’m cool listening to a tour guide simultaneously spew facts … Continue reading Kyoto: Guided Tours