Exploring Tokyo With Kids This Summer

Exploring Tokyo With Kids This Summer

I’m asked all the time if folks should take their kids to Japan. Heck, yeah! Japan and specifically Tokyo have so much to offer travelers of any age. And as I firmly believe, “traveling makes world citizens” and oh, do we need more people now than ever with this...
Ode to a Cup of Colorful Coffee

Ode to a Cup of Colorful Coffee

Oh, how we love our coffee here at Colorful Cities. We call it our exploring and creative fuel (good excuse for our daily habit!). A milky café au lait to start the day’s schedule, perhaps a pour-over about midday to review illustrations and an extra-dry cappuccino to...
When Your Father is a Colorful Artist

When Your Father is a Colorful Artist

I’m always thinking of the next city for Colorful Cities – Havana? Munich? Ulan Bator? Far too many places to explore and color. The post came today, including a fully colored cover for a suggested city and in this case, state: Colorful Wisconsin. Illustrated and...

Explore Hing Hay Park This Lunar New Year

“Gong Hey Fat Choy!” or “Happy Chinese New Year” in Cantonese. Located in the International District (ID) of Seattle, Hing Hay Park is referred to as “The Park for Pleasurable Gatherings”. Go explore this park’s red pagoda or life-sized chess set. Then walk throughout...