Travel Tips for Japan

Travel Tips for Japan

Japan is an incredibly efficient nation, and coming here for the first time, I didn't know what to expect! Being a typical half organised- half unorganised traveller, I dutifully watched YouTube videos about how to catch the trains, all whilst my bag sat unpacked beside me. After spending a month across Tokyo, Kyoto and Yatsugatake, [...]

Hiking and Healing

Hiking and Healing

Honestly, for the vast majority of my life, I was never a person who enjoyed long distance activities. I always lived at a fast pace; whether it was through running (both physically, and metaphorically- like running away from responsibilities and having to eat fruit) or rapidly stress-drinking as much vodka as possible before the taxi [...]