Asia · Attractions & Activities

Khao Sok National Park

After a 12 hour journey on the overnight sleeper train from Bangkok to Surat Thani it was another hour to Khao Sok National Park. Khao Sok National Park is located in southern Thailand in the province of Surat Thani. The National Park has the highest level of rainforest in Thailand due to the high mountains.… Continue reading Khao Sok National Park

Asia

The Weird and Wonderful Japan

Before traveling to Japan I was expecting a cultural shock and I was right, there are many weird and wonderful things in this country. The weird – The toilets I must say when I first saw a toilet in Japan I was a little bemused, it’s a very strange concept compared to any Western toilet… Continue reading The Weird and Wonderful Japan

Asia · Modes of Transport

REVIEW: Bullet Train, Japan

The Bullet Train, Japan - 9/10 The Bullet Train or Shinkansen trains are one of the fastest trains in the world and definitely the easiest and fastest way to travel around Japan.  There are direct services that run from Tokyo to Shin Osaka which also stop at Nagoya and Kyoto. When I travelled Japan I… Continue reading REVIEW: Bullet Train, Japan