Asia

A First-timer’s Guide to Tokyo

There is no place quite like it. Tokyo. For first timers it may be a little intimating but don't be fooled. You'll be bewildered by the neon lights, weird and wacky food and the amazing culture. Must see Shibuya Crossing Shibuya crossing is the heart of Tokyo. In my opinion the best time to visit… Continue reading A First-timer’s Guide to Tokyo

Asia · Food & Drink

Must try food and drink in Japan

Sushi Sushi is probably one of the best known Japanese cuisines, it's a great on the go snack and meal with sushi bars all over Japan. Sushi is usually rice and fish, but you can get vegetarian ones wrapped in nori (seaweed). Tempura Tempura is most commonly prawns but also seafood or vegetables in battered and… Continue reading Must try food and drink in Japan

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Jigokudani Yaen-Koen, Snow Monkey Park

Jigokudani Yaen-Koen Snow Monkey Park is located in Yokoyu River Valley which is in the northern Nagano prefecture. The snow Monkey park is home to the Japanese Macaques, the first monkeys in the world to bath in the onsen, natural hot springs in the winter to keep warm. The Jigokudani Yaen-Koen Snow Monkey Park has… Continue reading Jigokudani Yaen-Koen, Snow Monkey Park

Asia · Attractions & Activities · Food & Drink

REVIEW: Hanoi Street Food Tour, Hanoi

74 Hang Bac Street at Kim Tours's Building - Old Quarter - Hanoi Hanoi Street Food Tour 10/10 We decided to book a food tour whilst being in Hanoi as the food is amazing in Vietnam and so different in the north and south! We looked on TripAdvisor and this tour was number 1 for… Continue reading REVIEW: Hanoi Street Food Tour, Hanoi

Asia · Attractions & Activities

REVIEW: Burj Khalifa, Dubai

Burj Khalifa, Dubai 5/10 Of course whilst we were in Dubai we had to visit the tallest building in the world. There are various levels you can visit but we pre booked tickets for 'At The Top' level 124, it cost AED 130 or £25 each. We booked the tickets for the first day we… Continue reading REVIEW: Burj Khalifa, Dubai