Arashiyama was slightly over-rated.
Disappointed on how commercialized everything were but nonetheless a great backdrop for pictures taking don't you think?
Wore this dress for the second time because there wasn't anything 'new' to wear at that point.
Trespassing into small alleyways, bumping into pedestrians and cycling with a tensed-up face is always something fun to do.
Cycling reminded me of how we paddled across the streets of Amsterdam through hundreds of canals with a partially torn paper map.
Amsterdam is a more bicycle-friendly city than Kyoto. However, I find Japanese bicycles more 'user-friendly'.
Build-in baskets? Not being demanding but everyone needs storage for their camera, ¥100 onigiri and peach flavoured beer.
Oh yes, I got sunburned that day. Hooray.
Currently swimming in a pool of work in China. Time to wrap up and head back to where I belong.
Celebrating my birthday abroad for the 3rd year in a row.
This year I'm are asking for chocolate chip cookies, shining stars, dark blue sky and a good night sleep :)