Okinawan Glory – Ishigaki

Ishigaki – an unheard of location in Okinawa to most tourists until very recently. In the last few years, there has been an increase of flights to the island thanks to the budget airlines such as Peach offering affordable fares. Don’t let that steer you away from going to Ishigaki. You can still find beauty, […]

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The Old Capital of Thailand

Forget Bangkok! I took a trip to the old capital of Thailand: Ayutthaya. OK, there were a lot of tourists and yes it’s a tourist hot-spot. But sometimes there’s a good reason as to why, and a short trip is worth it. I took the train from Bangkok Station with a paper ticket in my […]

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Single Ladies Course

A friend bought me a book detailing different cycling routes around the Kansai area not too long ago. Since then, we tried a crazy route up and down a gravelly mountain that was incredibly tough. I also fell off the mountain (perhaps slight exaggeration) going down a steep slope. As a result, we had another […]

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Poop Heaven

It’s probably not the first thing that crosses one mind when thinking about how to spend a Saturday afternoon, but a few weeks ago I prodded along to a poo exhibition. The first room brings you an animated toilet with a large, long turd inside. The toilet has a face, and it starts talking to […]

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Poop Heaven

It’s probably not the first thing that crosses one mind when thinking about how to spend a Saturday afternoon, but a few weeks ago I prodded along to a poo exhibition. The first room brings you an animated toilet with a large, long turd inside. The toilet has a face, and it starts talking to […]

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