Category Archive: Destinations

Just My Travel Notes: Things to see in Tokyo: Meiji Jingu (Meiji Shrine)

The Meiji Jingu is a Shinto Shrine dedicated to the deified spirits of Emperor Meiji and Empress Shoken. The shrine was established in 1920 and covers an area of around 240 acres.

Visiting Japan: Just a few tips

Essential Travel Tips for Japan. From the first look Japan might seem intimidating and difficult to navigate as a tourist. Don’t be afraid jump right in and get amongst it.

Japan Holiday: Tokyo (Arrivals)

First day of our trip to Japan. Arriving at Narita Airport and then our first night in Shinjuku

Welcome to Japan

Introducing our notes from Japan. An amazing country with contrasts everywhere you look. A place that captured my imagination and has been pulling me back ever since.

Bali 2014: Day Thirteen – Slow Day in Sanur

So I awoke a little groggy this morning – not too sure why.  I am sure it had nothing to do with the Scotch I was drinking with Fredy, Dean and the rest… Continue reading

Just My Destination Guide: Paris – Part Two (Things To Do)

Just My Destination Guide – Paris, France This is Part Two of my guide to Paris.  If you missed Part One feel free to pop back and read it now, in this part I… Continue reading

Just My Destination Guide: Paris – Part One (The Essentials)

Just My Travel Guide – Paris, France Paris – I think no other city in the world evokes a more passionate response that Paris.  There are those who love the city and those… Continue reading

Bali 2014: Day Thirteen – Distinction Team Party Day

Wednesday 19 November 2014: Today was a little different to our normal pattern – we were excited to be meeting up again with our good friend Fredy from Drivers with Distinction.  Over the… Continue reading

Bali 2014: Day Twelve – Back to Sanur

Tuesday 18 November 2014: We awoke to our last morning in Ubud.  As is always the case always mixed emotions – sadness at having to leave Ubud but excitement at heading back to… Continue reading

Bali 2014: Day Eleven – Last minute Ubud

Monday 17 November 2014: Our second last morning in Ubud, tomorrow we will head down to Sanur for the next part of our holiday.  Today was a nothing planned day, pick up any… Continue reading