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Naoshima 直島 & Kyoto 京都 Food & Travel Japan Vacation 日本

Who says fashion people dont eat haha.  I am a total foodie and this vacation we ate such amazing meals! Some places we went to were Michelin Star quality and some were very local good finds.  If you want some yummy food tips…..check this out!!    &    
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Last stop Osaka 大阪市 Japan Vacation 2016

大阪市 Osaka was the last stop of our vacation.  We stayed at the Intercontinental hotel which is probably the best in the city.  Osaka is my least fav city in Japan but the city offers many attractions.  Osaka was our last stop so I went a little crazy shopping at my fav brand Sacai & found lots of great stuff at Issey Miyake too.  When I was shopping at the trendy store 211 Restir I came across our very own HK talent JOURDEN by Anais Mak fashion designer.  The shop staff told me her collection got sold out!  I was so proud as I nurtured Anais since day 1 when she first came to me at VOGUE CHINA office few years ago.  I ...
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Day 5 Mount Kurama 鞍馬山, Kyoto Japan Vacation 2016

I started my meditation journey recently back in HK so naturally when visit Kyoto I wanted to take a hike to the birth place of Reiki practice at “Mount Kurama” 鞍馬山.  Mount Kurama is North West of Kyoto city and it only took half an hour from city via train to get to this amazing zen location.  We basically did a 3.5 hours hike and being unfit my legs were like jelly after the hike haha.  This is what I love about Japan one minute you are in the city which offers many entertainment then the next minute you could take a train ride to another world.  I meditated in front of the ‘3 fold flame’ and hugged a massive sacred...
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Day 2 Teshima, 豊島 Japan Vacation 2016

I have travelled to many places in my life but somehow its always a great pleasure to re-visit Japan as this country has many interesting places to explore.  I visited Teshima 豊島 on my second day.  Teshima island is also part of the Setouchi Triennale art festival which is only held once every three years in the region.  Many fun & unique art installations all over the island.  For me the most memorable piece was inside the Teshima Art Museum (豊島美術館, Teshima Bijitsukan) designed by architect is Ryue Nishizawa.  A massive concrete dome situated in the middle of a rice field and as you entered the dome people were ...
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Naoshima 直島, Japan Summer Vacation 2016

I just came back from my lovely & fun vacation.  I am a fashion working mom and it was such a bliss to have a complete ‘freedom’ holiday with my sister & my niece in Japan!  Here’s my travel diary of 11 days.  1st stop Naoshima 直島.  Not many people know (even some Japanese I met along the way never heard of Naoshima) about this amazing travel destination.  To art lovers like me it was an amazing experience.  Naoshima is famous for it’s art culture & Japanese renowned artist Yayoi Kusama’s pumpkin sculpture.  If you love art you must visit this hidden treasure island! www.gracelam.hk Instagram:  @gracelamstyle   @...
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