A doctor’s diagnosis cuts short our Japanese junket
Top marks to husband for booking this heavenly destination on our Far Eastern travels. Shame he almost ruins it with a ghastly pair of shoes
Catching star dust from a Japanese celebrity…
If you do just two things in Japan, make them a ride on the bullet train and a trip to the Cup Noodles museum…
We truly did not expect the depth and variety of cuisine in this country. We shall return substantially rounder and heavier.
A thirst for temples is briefly interrupted by the Railway Museum; and the washing machine is all Greek to me
Recovering from a minor earth tremor and major homesickness, daughter and I dive into the mean streets of Tokyo for some shopping relief
The cherry blossom might not have been worth a trip to Kawazu but the street food certainly was
Settling in to Japanese society nicely now – but will I ever understand a word that’s said to me?
An apartment next to the railway makes for one very grumpy sleep-deprived post…
One week in and we’re totally over the jet lag. Or are we…?
Midlife crisis? Boredom? An inexplicable urge to travel? Also – fear.