Let’s talk about animal cities in Japan. The two most popular would be Nara and Okunoshima (Bunny Island.) However for those wanting to see what other places you can venture off too, click here.
I’m all for seeing animals if it’s for conservation or it’s a sanctuary. Animal Cafe’s are pretty popular in Tokyo, but make sure you’re contributing to well run venues who care for the animal welfare over anything. If you must see a café – take a look at listed ones that are recommended here which are
Preferably, go to where the animals are wild and can walk around freely such as Nara, Okunoshima and Miyajima
So, here’s how to spend your time in Nara or Okunoshima.
Hiya Pals, Let’s talk all things Osaka. Osaka is the second largest metropolitan area, making it busy, busy, busy! Apart from the hustle and bustle, you’ll find castles, temples and gardens to get away from it all. This post is made up of a visit in November 2017 and July 2018 (which explains the change of outfits!) Originally I’d only checked out Osaka for a day and when I returned I had 4 days here. I believe you should give Osaka a bit more time.
Hiya Pals, Let’s talk all things Kyoto. Kyoto has such a history of traditionalism in Japan, formerly the capital it’s filled with shrines, temples, gardens and palaces. This is one of the main reasons we chose Kyoto as a place to base ourselves for day trips. This post is made up of a visit in November 2017 and July 2018 (which explains the change of outfits!)
Read below on some tips for what to do with your time in Kyoto.