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More than 13 million people. That was the estimate for the population of Tokyo in January of this year.
We’d been saying we’d do it for more than 20 years, but in the end it only took one phone call. “Konnichiwa, let’s go to Japan.”
Australia is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Glorious beaches, welcoming people and a huge, great rock in the middle.
Each of the blog posts I mention this week stunned me in their own way – visually, with respect and even in horror.
Sandwiches cut into rectangles, scones with clotted cream and jam, a display of the most delightfully put together and presented cakes you could ever wish to find.
In this vibrant little world of ours, there is no dearth of good traveling spots. There are many different types of traveling destinations offering a different form of entertainment from the rest.
Tea with the Tigers isn’t something I’d usually recommend. It’s the kind of activity that sounds like it might result in a nasty stomach ache – for the tigers who’ve just made you their latest meal.
Maybe this is just me, but sometimes other people’s experiences of travel in a certain place put your own in the shade.