Why you need to Visit Kanazawa

Number 6 – Live in Tokyo (the 6 of Clubs) – Part 6


Stop what you are doing. Don’t read any further yet; first go and book your ticket to Kanazawa. Do it right now, and then come back and read why you HAVE to visit this incredible place!Read More »



Number 6 – Live in Tokyo (the 6 of Clubs) – Part 4


It’s always the first sentence that bugs me when writing a new post. How on Earth am I going to get you interested enough to read on? I haven’t yet found the answer, but read on anyway, there’s some fun stuff in this one. I recently spent a week in Osaka, which was pretty awesome; once again I’m not going to do a rundown day by day of what you should be doing, because if you visit you’ll want to make your own itinerary etc. but what follows are some great recommendations, and what I did whilst I was there.Read More »

2 days in Hiroshima

Number 6 – Live in Tokyo (the 6 of Clubs) – Part 3


My god I missed being on the road. For those who have read my Tokyo post, you’ll know I was getting itchy feet, so on Sunday 19th March, I boarded a night bus bound for Hiroshima. This is somewhere I’ve wanted to visit for a long time; it is steeped in so much history for obvious reasons, and I wanted to pay my respects. I only had two days here, but I packed in everything I wanted to do in this time.Read More »

Cambodia – 3 days in Siem Reap

Siem Reap

After a month in Thailand, including a week relaxing on the Thai Islands, I was excited to get to Cambodia and see what it had to offer. Although Siem Reap wasn’t on my Apocalyst, I did really want to visit Angkor Wat and see what this city had to offer. I’m really glad I managed to get a few days here, and even more glad that I was able to see more than just the temples. Read on to find out more.Read More »