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Pretty Kyoto Garden

Five Days in Kyoto (Japan Part 3)

Originally my itinerary for this trip included several day trips (to Nara, Hiroshima and Miyajima), but once we arrived in Kyoto we decided that we’d rather stay put and just explore this city. It’s my preferred way to travel anyway… (READ MORE)

Ryokan Koto No Yume

Three days in Takayama (Japan Part 2)

Offering a perfect contrast to the urban landscape of Tokyo, a visit to Takayama provided a wonderful interlude before we made our way towards Kyoto. The trip on the bullet train was a lovely experience in itself, with many of… (READ MORE)

Akihabara

Six days in Tokyo (Japan Part 1)

Four months have passed since I returned from a magical two weeks in Japan.¬†Even though it seems like just yesterday that I returned home, it’s about time I summarised what I got up to in the crazy wonderful madness of… (READ MORE)

A scattered kind of week …

Hello there, how’s your week been treating you? Mine has been a bit all over the place to be honest … and that has left me feeling a bit ‘walnutty’ … you know, kind of like I just want to… (READ MORE)