7 Relaxing Animations from Around the World

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If you are a quieter person and enjoys meditative movies, exploring new cultures and enjoy spectacular visual aesthetics, these are my top-picks for you !! (1) Spirited Away Perhaps the best-known Hayazo Miyazaki movie, Spirited Away is about a young girl Chihiro, who accidentally “crosses over” into a spirit-realm, and finds work in a traditional […]


Matcha Madness

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Note – Scroll down to the bottom for Recipe for Matcha Sundae From visiting the place where matcha was first made in Kyoto to tasting its future in Tokyo and San Francisco, let me tell you it’s story. The difference between matcha and regular green tea is that matcha is made from powdered green tea […]

Ukyo Ward, Kyoto, Japan – Solo Travel for Introverts

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Solo Travel for Introverts Ratings – Sensory Peace – High. Super-peaceful, almost meditative almost zero sound. Gardens use minimalism for a muted aesthetic. Solo-Friendliness – High. Commute Friendly – High. There are frequent buses and trains here. Predictability – High. Most of these temples are very tourism-friendly. They have websites where you have to reserve […]