Vietnam Solo Travel FAQs!

I received lots of questions about the last solo travel I did – overwhelming in a good way! I spent 9 days traveling from South to North of Vietnam by entering at Ho Chi Minh, flying to Central Vietnam, and departing at Hanoi. Here are the most frequently asked questions when I got back:

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Arashiyama Bamboo Forest – Watercolor

Being one of Kyoto’s top attractions, the Arashiyama Bamboo Forest is a sight to behold. I am not really good at painting landscapes but I can’t help but recreate the image I have in mind of that very peaceful morning we spent at the Arashiyama Bamboo Forest.

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How to Make Calamansi Muffins!

It feels nice to try new things – and this time, I tried making calamansi muffins! It is pretty easy to make and it is also a refreshing alternative to super sweet goodies I used to bake.

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#ArbyEats at Kuromon Market!

Kuromon Market is famous for its fresh seafoods, street foods, and cheap souvenirs! This market has been around for over 170 years and is known to be “Osaka’s Kitchen” since it’s where local homeowners and restaurant chefs get their supplies. Today, it’s also a very a well-known tourist destination because: FOOD.

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Private Tea Ceremony at Camellia Garden, Kyoto

One, two, tea! This private tea ceremony is my favorite Kyoto activity! We spent the whole afternoon at Ryoanji area in Kyoto – went to see the Ryoanji temple, put on our yukatas, and enjoyed the afternoon tea ceremony at Camellia.

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Where to eat in Kyoto?

Aside from numerous tourist spots, Kyoto also boasts of countless food places with ultimately good food! In this blog post, I’ll share with you 3 restaurants we’ve visited and loved during our stay in Kyoto.

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