Kyoto: Autumn colours

After staying in the capsule hotel on the 18th November we visited Arashiyama and Higashiyama to view some autumn colours. I think we were a little early as I’ve seen friends photos since and the colours are much more vibrant.




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Tokyo Disneyland: Christmas Goods 2013

I haven’t been able to get to Tokyo Disneyland for their Christmas season, but I have been in the past and it was fantastic!

Luckily my friend has been twice this month and was kind enough to pick up a few things for me!



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Capsule Hotel: 9hrs Kyoto

The other weekend we went to a Wedding Party in Kyoto, so we decided to make a weekend of it, we soon ran into a problem Рall the hotels and hostels we looked at were fully booked! As it was just for one night we decided to search for capsule hotels and found 9 hours . It looked good and in a central location, even better, booking through their website meant one night only cost ¥1800!

It was my first time staying in a capsule hotel, as they are separated men and women, and often are just men only places. I mostly travel with my husband so it’s not so great for us.

We checked in about 7pm, I got changed left my bags in a locker on the 3rd floor and then we went out.



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