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Tuk tuks, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Hello Sri Lanka: First glimpse of Colombo

As soon as we set foot off our Sri Lankan airlines flight, we felt the comforting embrace of the tropics. The heat was instant yet hung low and thick, enveloping us in ever so gentle waves … [Read More...]

Cannibals Kayak House sea kayaking

Life Update: A month in Sri Lanka & Moving back to Japan

It's been an extremely fast paced October and start to November so we thought it was time to send you an update. Last month, we attended the Travel Bloggers Exchange (TBEX) Conference in … [Read More...]

Asakusa Tori-no-Ichi, Tokyo, Japan

Japan’s Tori-no-Ichi: The Rooster Market That Sells Rakes

The Tori-no-Ichi (酉の市 - rooster market) is an open-air fair that takes place annually on the Days of the Rooster in November according to the Chinese zodiac. Formerly, the Japanese used a … [Read More...]

Game of Thrones Tour Dubrovnik

Inside the Red Keep: Game of Thrones Tour in Dubrovnik

Living without a TV and traveling for so many years has left us completely out of touch with popular culture. It wasn't until a few months ago that we starting saying to each other, 'What's … [Read More...]

Photo a Day Project: Weekly Round-up October 12th 2014

Photo a Day Project: Weekly Round-up #42

In this week’s round-up of our ‘photo a day project’, we take a holiday. ;) Visiting two of Croatia's most renowned World Heritage sites, Plitvice Lakes and later on the week, Dubrovnik. As … [Read More...]

For Fun

Ibusuki Sand Baths, Kyushu, Japan

Ibusuki Sand Baths, Japan

Japan is well known for its onsen (natural hot springs), but did you know you can experience the benefits without even getting your feet wet? Located in Kagoshima Prefecture on the … [Read More...]

Ladder, Keret House Warsaw

The World’s Thinnest House

To fill a void. This was the objective of architect Jakub Szczęsny when he set out to build the world's thinnest house in Warsaw, Poland; an urban project that has subsequently stretched … [Read More...]

Tokudai Soft Cream, soft cream, ice cream, desserts, sweets, Japan, Tokyo, Nakano, Nakano Broadway, Japanese, デイリーチコ, big, giant, super-sized

Tokyo’s Super-sized Soft Cream Challenge

A trip to Nakano in central Tokyo will have your expectations of icy treats elevated to a whole new level (literally). Tucked away on the basement floor of geek haven Nakano Broadway, Daily … [Read More...]