Food in Tokyo

Japan Twenty four hours in Tokyo has taught me a few things. Firstly Tokyo is very very large. A sign from the airport said ‘Tokyo, 60km’ even though technically we were in Tokyo. Secondly, it has taught me that Japan is amazing. Its wonderful. I love it. I love food. I have travelled the world…

Japanese Winters

The idea of visiting Japan for an extended period of time wasn’t a new one for me; I’d known about the working holiday visas for a while and loved the idea that it was something different to anywhere else I’d never been before. In recent years I’d seen Asia, but knew Japan was nothing like…

Personal Blog – How to hitch-hike

Of all of the modes of transport I’ve taken in my life, my favourite by miles is hitching. Why do I like it? It’s completely free – people pick you up because they want company, not because they want money Anyone can do it You meet interesting people (people who pick up hitchers tend to…