Japan Diaries: Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Geishas and Pontocho Alley

Day 8 in Japan saw me arriving in Kyoto, visiting the cherry blossom filled Kiyomizu-dera Temple, watching geishas perform and eating in Pontocho Alley. Day…

Japan Diaries: Hakone, Lake Ashi and Owakudani

Day 7 in Japan consisted of a trip to Hakone, a train ride into the mountains, sailing on a pirate ship on Lake Ashi and…

Japan Diaries: Sumos, Samurais and Tokyo Skytree views

Day 5 in Japan was all about learning about Japan’s history at the Tokyo Museum, watching Sumos train and seeing city views from Tokyo Skytree.…

Japan Diaries: Tsukiji Fish Market and Sensoji Temple

Japan was the dream trip for us, and I had to share our adventures with all of you. Day 2 in Tokyo involved visiting Tsukiji…

Rediscovering Borough Market in London

Borough Market near London Bridge is not a new place but so few know about the real pleasures about this eclectic and exciting market right…

Manchester and Home Sweet Home

Manchester is an eclectic city, a mixture of the old and the new with MediaCityUK on its doorstep and the fabulous diner inspired restaurant Home…

Visiting Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey is one of the most well known emblems in British History and holds centuries of history under its roof.  I admit visiting Westminster…