Asia, East Asia, Japan

17 Things you need to avoid doing in Japan

Without a doubt, Japan is one of my favourite countries I have ever visited and each time I go, I fall more in love with it. A huge part of what makes Japan so special, other than the great food, stunning landscape and fascinating history, is the culture. When you arrive, you’ll soon realise Japan […]

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Asia, Destinations, Japan

This is Hokkaido’s BEST affordable + hidden snow destination!

A snow trip to Japan is a bucket-list trip for many travellers. With incredible powder, beautiful scenery and quintessential Japanese charm, it’s not difficult to see why. That said, the popular, well-known spots aren’t exactly notorious for being budget-friendly¬†and their popularity means they’re often quite crowded. On a recent trip to Hokkaido, Matt and I […]

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Asia, Destinations, Japan

These 7 useful tips make Tokyo travel easier!

Japan is an incredibly special place and, if it isn’t already, a visit really should be on your travel bucket list. Matt and I absolutely love the local culture, food and people as well as the incredible landscape of places like Hokkaido and the cityscapes of spots like Osaka and Tokyo. Our first visit to […]

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Asia, East Asia, South Korea

18 of the BEST things to do in Seoul

The first thing that took me by surprise was just how large Seoul really is! It’s the kind of destination you could easily spend a few weeks slowly exploring each neighbourhood and district, then head out into the mountains to get up close with nature. When we visited, we only had a few days to […]

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