Japan is a wonderful place. Fascinating. One that should be on everyone's bucket list. Its combination of technology intertwined with beautiful scenery, the busiest cities on earth, a stones throw away from quiet mountains and lakes and its ability to make you feel so calm and at ease in a sea of a million people, are… Continue reading A backpackers guide to Japan – For budget travel.
2018! What a year it has been. I've not done much in the way of blogging since we returned to the U.K. between catching up with family, friends, Christmas and parties 🎉 we've not had much time for anything else and we have loved that! I would like to do a little end of year… Continue reading 2018: The year it actually happened!
So the time has come for us to leave Japan, this wonderful and amazing place. We have honestly loved it here. It's a place with no bins, yet no litter! Where the sounds of birds tweeting and and chirpy music is played in every train station and every person greets you with a smile. Everything… Continue reading Leaving and loving Japan.
The 4 days we spent in Hiroshima were wonderful, it's a beautiful place and I felt the need to write about it sooner than my weekly posts because of how it made us feel. Coming to Hiroshima we knew it would be a hard hitting place to visit because of its history and we were… Continue reading Hiroshima, Prayers for Peace ✌️
Wow. What a week this has been. Mel and I have just boarded our night bus, heading South bound to Hiroshima. I was reluctant to even get on this bus tonight after we got the tail end of Typhoon Tramis gale force winds in Tokyo last night. It was a pretty frightening experience, the noise… Continue reading A REAL Whirlwind in Japan!