Steeped in centuries of Japanese history, the city of Nara can make a profound impression on her visitors with a trip that lasts several days or just a few hours.
Nara is easily reached from both Osaka and Kyoto via rail, so include an overnight trip in your itinerary.
As Japanese trains are often crowded you will want to travel light – but not forgo style.
Leather luggage always makes a classic statement, and the Piel Checkpoint Friendly Brief/Overnighter is a perfect choice. The bag is big enough to pack a couple of changes of clothes with two outside front zip-pockets that make finding guide books a snap. Continue Reading »