In this blog post, I want to take a look at Japan’s world-famous railway services and unique train experiences. From the west of Japan to Kyushu island, I’ll be discovering a selection of different train journeys across the country. Rail travel is not just about travelling from A to B….
For those looking for a more unique place to stay overnight, I might have just found it in Edinburgh, Scotland. Behold the Vault Room, an old secret safe transformed into a themed room in the newly opened St Christopher’s Inn, Edinburgh Old Town hostel. The fact that Edinburgh is slightly….
My first journey to Canada was back in 2010 when I jumped on my first long-haul flight to Vancouver, British Colombia. It’s a moment from my travels that I will never forget. First, I woke up in the early hours of the morning due to jet lag and decided to….
Miyazaki Prefecture is located in the south-east part of the island of Kyushu in Japan. Miyazaki Prefecture is best known for its coastal location with stunning beaches, surfing culture and scenic ocean drives that are not to be missed. You will find that Miyazaki Prefecture is surrounded by the Pacific….
If this is your first trip to Japan, you most likely will be landing in Tokyo and want to spend some time in the city. I’ll never forget my first time in Tokyo. It’s one of the biggest metropolitan cities on the planet, and you will surely want to visit….
If you happen to be heading on a trip to Japan soon, be sure to check out the city of Fukuoka located in the Fukuoka Prefecture. Fukuoka is one of Japan’s most vibrant southern hubs located on the island of Kyushu. Fukuoka is best known for ancient temples, beaches and….
Tokyo is a fantastic city to explore, and after several visits to the capital of Japan, I wanted to take my upcoming trip to the next level. Most of my time in Tokyo has been on foot, and I thought it would be fun to kick my trip up a….
You might already know about the popular Nara Park with the wild roaming deer and endless temples and shrines you can visit. But did you know that Nara is much bigger than just the park? The whole prefecture with lots to offer to visitors. I like to call this blog….
If you’ve been to Japan before and fancy doing something a little different to the big cities, then Shikoku could be the perfect island escape for you. Shikoku is one of the biggest islands in Japan, located off the coast of Honshu. There are easy connections to Shikoku from Osaka,….
For this trip to Japan, I’ll be exploring some of the best hiking trails that can be found around the island of Kyushu. Japan has an incredible selection of hiking routes to explore, especially on the Kyushu island in the south. Some awesome outdoor opportunities for adventure seekers await over….