The One about Halloween in Japan Part 2

In Japan, Halloween is a major event. Where in America, we pretty much buy our costumes, we have a part on the weekend but for the most part, everything is celebrated on the day of. Japan treats Halloween almost like Christmas, it’s celebrated the entire month. Care, restaurants and businesses get into the Halloween festivity and many cookies, cakes or even certain foods are released for Halloween and people can’t […]

The One about the Native Union SMART HUB – 4-Port USB Wall Charger

I travel a lot and have been using a travel connection portfolio to charge my USB devices when traveling overseas and having to bring along a power strip. But I need something that provides adequate power and the Native Union SMART HUB is what I’ve been looking for. The HUB comes with three USB ports, one USB-C port and two AC outlets. The USB ports operate at 5.4A max, up […]

The One about Fushimi Inari Taisha in Kyoto Part 2

When I posted part 1 of my Fushimi Inari Taisha coverage, I discussed just the arrival to the area before entering Romon (The main gate). Fushimi Inari Taisha is so massive that there is so much to look at and see and when you leave, you won’t feel you saw everything because there are a lot of pathways that take you to different areas, may they be kitsune (fox) areas, […]

The One about Fushimi Inari Taisha in Kyoto Part 1

In Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Japan is one of the most visited areas in Japan and it’s called Fushimi Inari Taisha. The location happens to be the head shrine of Inari (The Japanese kami of foxes, of fertility, tea and sake, of agriculture and industry) and many people come to this location for general prosperity and success. Inari Okami, the enshrined deity of Fushimi Inari Taisha, was enshrined on the first Day […]