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  • Japan, Kanazawa, Travels

    D. T. Suzuki Museum

    It’s difficult to practice mindfulness when you’re reconfiguring a space in your mind. Sitting within this incredible piece of architecture, I couldn’t help but imagine where our furniture would fit and how I could happily…

  • Japan, Tokyo, Travels

    Postalco

    Though most of my notes are digital these days, I still can’t resist a good stationary store. Postalco have a serene space in bustling Dogenzaka, filled with lovely products such as cards, notebooks, wallets…

  • Japan, Tokyo, Travels

    Kawaii Monster Cafe

    Designed to overload the senses, the Kawaii Monster Cafe is a whimsical world created to capture the spirit of Harajuku’s unique fashion and culture. We sat surrounded by macaroons and unicorns, ordering from a menu of rainbow…

  • Japan, Kanazawa, Travels

    A Kanazawa Weekend

    We just spent a few nights away exploring Kanazawa in Ishikawa prefecture. Located on the northern side of Central Honshu, the city is home to many historical neighborhoods and is known for its traditional…

  • Japan, Kanazawa, Travels

    Bloom

    Some more of the lovely (and fragrant) ume blossoms at sunset in Kenrokuen.…

  • Japan, Tokyo, Travels

    A Japanese Breakfast

    A simple Japanese breakfast of tuna and salmon rice bowl with omelette, pickled ginger and wasabi. Fresh from the outer fish market at Tsukiji Kanno early in the morning. I wish I could eat this…

  • Japan, Tokyo, Travels

    Pizza Slice, Shibuya

    Even from the outside Pizza Slice looks like a building straight out of downtown Manhattan. I found it incredible, staring agape at the large glass windows, subway tile and letter grade sign. Inside it…

  • Japan, Tokyo, Travels

    Nanzuka Gallery

    Nanzuka is a contemporary art gallery hidden in the basement of a towering building in Shibuya. They are currently displaying a collection of paintings and sculpture by the infamous Hajime Sorayama in a show…

  • Japan, Tokyo, Travels

    Frankie Melbourne Espresso

    In the heart of Shimokitazawa you’ll find Frankie Melbourne Espresso, a tiny slice of Australia in Tokyo. Serving some seriously amazing coffee and delicious breakfast dishes, we’ve found another new favorite! We…