Nagoya – Yuko and Chizuru, Karaoke

Monday morning was our last in Tokyo so it was time to fit everything back into our bags and head off – but this time not for the airport, as … Continue Reading →


Tokyo – The last few days

Sorry about the lack of updates, Japan was pretty non stop and yesterday I was too knackered to write anything of sense! As I’m so far behind I’m going to … Continue Reading →


In Bangkok

We made it to Thailand! Its decidedly warmer than Japan (it’s about 24 degrees at quarter to 8 in the morning!) but it’s also currently chucking it down with rain. … Continue Reading →


Tokyo – Mount Fuji and Bullet Train

Wednesday we were up early as we had booked onto a day trip to Mount Fuji. We started off by getting on the subway at the back of 8, and … Continue Reading →


Tokyo – First Day

Following our late arrival on Monday, Tuesday was our first proper day in Tokyo and a chance to get out and explore. We headed up to the Akihabara gadget town … Continue Reading →


We’re in Japan!

We made it to the hotel at about 10PM local time last night. Quick nip to the shops to get some chip stars (aka pringles) and slow bars (aka cereal … Continue Reading →


Thank you

We just wanted to say a massive thank you to all of our friends and family who helped this trip actually happen. We couldn’t have done it without all the … Continue Reading →


124 floors up…!

Saturday we went to the Dubai Mall – an enourmous shopping centre right next to the Burj Khalifa which is the world’s tallest building. We’ve never seen anything like it, … Continue Reading →


Day 2

After a fairly relaxing first day we hit the tourist spots today. During the day we were at the Altantis Aquaventure Water Park, on the Palm. Water parks aren’t top … Continue Reading →


Dubai 24 hour race

On Friday we went along to the Dubai Autodrome for the Dubai 24 Hour Race. Unlike race meetings in Europe, the crowds are quite small, so to encourage people to … Continue Reading →


First day in Dubai

After a fairly sleepless flight we made it to Dubai on Wednesday morning, then grabbed a taxi to Bron’s flat where we’re staying for the next few days. After a … Continue Reading →


Touchdown!

We made it to Dubai, arrived at Bron’s flat about 9am local time.


Champers!

Living the high life!


In the taxi!!!

That’s us on the way to the airport! Speak to you from Dubai 🙂