Passports….check, Pasemo cards…..check! It is finally time to head out on this trip.  I think I’m more excited than K and the girls, today I asked “Are you excited” K replied “Umm, I just feel like I’m going on a trip”.  Really !!!   Buddhist temples, Shinkansen, Sushi fresh from the sea, ageless culture I thought … Continue reading Finally!!!!

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