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The Magical Kingdom of Tokyo Disneyland (VIDEO)

Posted by • March 30, 2015 • Featured ,Japan ,Stories ,Travel Video 4 Comments

The last time I was at Disney World I was about 5 years old, and it was magic.   I was in awe of everything around me, from the fairy princesses to Micky Mouse waving at

Our Favourite Places to Eat in Kyoto

Posted by • March 3, 2015 • Featured ,Japan ,Stories ,Vegan 17 Comments

  Kyoto, Japan may not be so vegan friendly that every hotel you stay at has a vegan restaurant around the corner, but it did happen to us a few times, so things are changing

Spending the Day in Nara With the Sika Deer

Posted by • February 6, 2015 • Japan ,Stories 20 Comments

  Nara Park is a public park located in the city of Nara, Japan, about an hour train ride from Kyoto. Nara is famous for its residents. The Sika Deer. Over 1,200 wild Sika Deer roam freely around the

Our Top 5 Vegan Restaurants in Tokyo

Posted by • January 31, 2015 • Featured ,Japan ,Responsible Travel ,Stories ,Vegan 31 Comments

  We had read mixed reviews about finding vegan food in Tokyo, but after consulting HappyCow we felt pretty confident about not ordering salads everywhere we went.   We had discovered that the macrobiotic diet was developed

Getting a Tattoo in Japan

Posted by • January 19, 2015 • Featured ,Japan ,Stories ,Tattoos ,Travel Video 39 Comments

  Japan is known for many things. Samurai, geisha, sushi, Mt. Fuji, and one of  the most controversial-tattoos. Japan and tattoos have a long and tumultuous history, and are seen by most as undesirable; but I