Monthly Archives: September 2010

Turn a new leaf…

Rarely do we ever sit and contemplate the ever-changing colours of nature. Yet I believe visiting a country when it is at the peak of its season is the most exciting time to go as it adds to the atmosphere and looks great … Continue reading

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My York…

I have lived in and around York since I was knee-high to a grasshopper. Weekends spent at my dad’s  house would involve walking in to the city centre and spending my well-earned pocketmoney. It wasn’t until I got a lot older, when I could venture to York … Continue reading

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Our last two days in Japan and how we made it happen…

Monday the 17th of May was going to be our last full day in Tokyo, and boy did we feel it! We had planned this trip for the last year and a half and it was coming to an end. … Continue reading

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Sanja Matsuri, Asakusa and Harajuku re-visited…

As we exited the station at Asakusa we were immediately immersed into a throng of people. It was the Sanja Matsuri festival which is held in mid May, and it seemed everybody had turned up to celebrate.    As we approached … Continue reading

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