Journal

29th December, 2011

Nishiki Food Market, Kyoto

Nishiki Food Market, Kyoto

Like a child in a candy store, Just wish I could have it all and more, In Kyoto’s fair city, The food market named Nishiki Doth set my heart aflutter. For there was fish a plenty, And ¬†every man filling his belly With delights I’d never seen Fried dumplings cooked through steam. Oh! my thoughts […]

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21st December, 2011

Hiiragiya Ryokan, Kyoto

Hiiragiya Ryokan, Kyoto

Once the capital of Japan for a thousand years, the pristine beauty of Kyoto is truly a sight to behold with its immaculate shrines and temples, its narrow streets lined with low-lying traditional Japanese houses and inns. Apart from its cultural and historical dominance in ancient Japan, Kyoto is also the birthplace of Kaiseki, the […]

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