Tokyo Day 6 – Imperial Gardens & food with a face

The first stop today was Chiyoda, I had read that the Cherry Blossoms in Chiyoda are definitely worth a visit, especially the ones in and surrounding the Imperial Palace. We arrived in Chiyoda and headed towards the Palace grounds. The streets were lined with Cherry Blossom trees. As we headed to the Imperial Gardens we … More Tokyo Day 6 – Imperial Gardens & food with a face

Tokyo Day 5 – In search of Cherry Blossoms!

Today we went in search of more Cherry Blossoms. Today’s Cherry Blossom stop was Shinjuku Gyoen. The Blossoms were absolutely stunning, Shinjuku Gyoen is such a beautiful place, especially the traditional Japanese Garden. The pink blossoms really stood out between the lush green bushes and trees. After a morning in the gardens, we ventured into … More Tokyo Day 5 – In search of Cherry Blossoms!

Tokyo Day 4 – Kawaii Monster’s and we shopped till we dropped in Harajuku

Today I woke up very excited, Harajuku is one of the areas in Japan I was looking forward to the most. I couldn’t wait to look round the shops and more importantly eat at the Kawaii Monster Café. We arrived in Harajuku and began the day with a walk around the Meiji-Jingu Shrine. It was … More Tokyo Day 4 – Kawaii Monster’s and we shopped till we dropped in Harajuku

Tokyo Day 3 – Giant Pandas, High Rise Shopping, Crazy Maid Cafes & Extreme Gamers

Feeling slightly more rested we got ready for another day of exploring. Today we went to Ueno Park where the cherry blossoms were starting to bloom. It was quite busy in the park as lots of people were having (Hanami) parties under the cherry blossom trees. It was gorgeous to see. We came across a boating lake where … More Tokyo Day 3 – Giant Pandas, High Rise Shopping, Crazy Maid Cafes & Extreme Gamers