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“Not all those who wander are lost.”
– J.R.R. Tolkien

Dorms and Darcy: Visiting the City of Bath

Inspired by The Teacup Library’s trip last year, I’ve finally been able to visit the city of Bath for myself.  This trip was a first for me, like so many other adventures I’ve written about on here (first package holiday, first time to Asia), as we decided to sleep in dorms…

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Our Last Day in Tokyo: Odaiba

Our Last Day in Tokyo: Odaiba

On the last day of our trip, I had mixed emotions – excited by the prospect of seeing family and friends again, but sad that … View Post
Views of Tokyo: Tokyo Tower

Views of Tokyo: Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower could easily be considered a day trip in itself; the building and surrounding area have a lot to offer.  The foot of … View Post
Hiking Mt. Takao

Hiking Mt. Takao

I’ve always wanted to hike up a mountain.  It’s been on my bucket list for as long as I can remember.  So, … View Post
The Imperial Palace and Tokyo Skytree

The Imperial Palace and Tokyo Skytree

We didn’t get lost often in Toyko, but the moment we stepped out of Tokyo Station we were disorientated.  Having set off in … View Post
A Day in Akihabara and Asakusa

A Day in Akihabara and Asakusa

One of the things I was most looking forward to in Tokyo was Akihabara. Having heard it referred to as Electric Town, I was … View Post
Pandas, Polar Bears and Cherry Blossom: Exploring Ueno

Pandas, Polar Bears and Cherry Blossom: Exploring Ueno

This is the first of a number of posts about my experiences in Tokyo from March to April this year, during the beautiful cherry … View Post