Category: Asia

Tokyo. A World Away.

Tokyo is an amazing place to visit. I couldn’t stop taking photos of random shit. Seriously, I’ve found photos of coke bottles while going through my archives. Below, I’ve put together a slightly more interesting bunch of things which really entertained me while we were there. So here you go – a post dedicated to subway posters and chinbeards.

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Tokyo Top Tips: Akasaka and Nogizaka

After watching on Facebook as my brother and his fiancée made their way through Asia, we thought it would be a great idea to meet up with them in their final destination – Japan. We’d initially had vague plans to travel around the country a little, but in the end they were low on money and Tokyo turned out to be more than enough to keep us occupied for 10 days.

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A Guide to Dabolim Airport, Goa

Sometimes trying to work out how to get in or out of a country can be a drag, so I created a guide to Goa Dabolim Airport to help.  Apologies in advance if I refer to Dabolim Airport as Diabolic Airport in this post; my spellcheck is way harsh – I didn’t think it was that bad!

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Panaji: A Tale of Two Temples

The state capital of Goa, Panaji, or Panjim, sits proudly on the banks of the Mandovi River, watching over the floating casinos which light up the waterways by night. High on a hill in the centre of the city, you can find Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, originally built in 1541. You can walk up the beautiful (and plentiful) steps to the front of the church, or if you’re in a car, you can get dropped off in the car park round the side.

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