Samurai & Ninja Museum

A great bit of fun and learning today at the Samurai & Ninja Museum in Kyoto. If you're traveling with kids, this is actually a good idea to have fun and get educated at the same time. We got to try on Samurai costumes and trained with a life-like katanas. , and even got the … Continue reading Samurai & Ninja Museum

Bullet Trains & Yoshidayama Green Space

Uber looking trains right, this is the Bullet train from Tokyo to Kyoto? The newest trains are modelled on the beak of a Kingfisher. Previously the bullet trains would exit some of Japan's tunnels (Osaka to Hakata mostly) and produce a sonic boom. This disturbed the wildlife, which just wouldn't do. If nature was suffering, … Continue reading Bullet Trains & Yoshidayama Green Space