Matsumoto Castle

From Takayama we took the Nohi Bus to Matsumoto. The bus departs regularly from the bus station next to the train station. We didn't need to purchase tickets in advance, we just arrived 20 minutes before our departure at 10:20. The tickets are 3,100 Yen per person and the bus ride is about 2,5 hours… Continue reading Matsumoto Castle


Tokyo: Asahi Brewery and Tokyo Skytree

After our boat trip on the river Sumida we made our way to the Skytree, Tokyo's newest and tallest tower. But first, we took a few pictures in front of the Asahi Breweries headquarters on the east bank of the river. The Asahi Beer Tower and Asahi Super Dry Hall with its characteristic Flamme d'Or… Continue reading Tokyo: Asahi Brewery and Tokyo Skytree