Golden Gai is a hidden slice of retro cool and hole-in-the-wall bars located behind the neon lights of Shinjuku.
It is all so very kawaii the minute you get off the metro at Harajuku Station in Tokyo. This quirky part of town is home to all things cute and pink. Harajuku is most famous for its unique fashion and Lolita-dressed locals, but there is so much more to experience in this exciting part of… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Harajuku
By Explorer Gillian Birch – According to an ancient Japanese proverb, ‘He who does not climb Mount Fuji is a fool, but he who climbs Mount Fuji twice is also a fool’. For many people, climbing Mount Fuji is a rite of passage and around 200,000 people take on the challenge each summer. Standing at 3776 metres… Continue reading Hiker’s Guide to Climbing Mount Fuji
There is something quite magical about visiting Disneyland. For kids but honestly, it brings out the kid in us grown ups too with all the amusement park rides and when Mickey gives you a hug. In Asia, there are a few great theme parks well worth the trip on any family holidays where kids are… Continue reading Family Fun Asia: Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea