East Java : Journey Into the Womb of a Volcano – Mount Ijen

Posted Leave a commentPosted in 2016, Blog, East Java, Indonesia, Travel

April 2016. FAM trip sponsor : Ministry of Tourism Indonesia. Photography equipment sponsor : Fujifilm Malaysia. From Lovina the bus ride to Gilimanuk took about 2 hours. The scenery was interesting and picturesque as we were driving along the seaside and through villages.   Once you boarded the ferry, it takes approximately 45 minutes to […]

Japan : Travel Guide – Sample Kobo Food Art, Bokka no Sato and Shirakawa-go

Posted Leave a commentPosted in 2015, Blog, Chubu, Japan, Travel

Autumn 2015. Sponsor : JNTO After an early breakfast, we took off from the hotel and drove up north for about 4 hours to a small castle town called Gujo-Hachiman. We will be participating in a Japanese food replica workshop. Every time I dine at Japanese restaurants, I always wonder how they actually made those […]

Japan : Travel guide – Todai-ji, Iga-ryu Ninja House, SCMAGLEV & Railway Park

Posted Leave a commentPosted in 2015, Blog, Chubu, Japan, Travel

Autumn 2015. Sponsor : JNTO Four days after I got back from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Tokyo, I was on the plane again heading back to Japan, this time to Chubu. A sponsorship by JNTO (Japan National Tourism Organization).     Deer outside the gate at the compound of Todai-ji. Todai-ji was built during the […]