Our last 3 days in Ho Chi Minh were pretty uneventful as we got rather sleep deprived whilst there, having our first bad experience with a hostel. Nothing terrible but the combination of a rock hard bed, right in the middle of District 1 and somebody snoring like a buffalo made sure we got little… Continue reading Elephants and Cambodia.
We waved Japan goodbye and boarded our flight to Vietnam. I didn't know what I expected but when I arrived I had the wide eyes of a lost child. Driving through this unique place. We arrived about 1.30 am, we were picked up from the airport so we had no trouble getting a car. Once… Continue reading Exploring Vietnam
So the time has come for us to leave Japan, this wonderful and amazing place. We have honestly loved it here. It's a place with no bins, yet no litter! Where the sounds of birds tweeting and and chirpy music is played in every train station and every person greets you with a smile. Everything… Continue reading Leaving and loving Japan.
The 4 days we spent in Hiroshima were wonderful, it's a beautiful place and I felt the need to write about it sooner than my weekly posts because of how it made us feel. Coming to Hiroshima we knew it would be a hard hitting place to visit because of its history and we were… Continue reading Hiroshima, Prayers for Peace ✌️
Wow. What a week this has been. Mel and I have just boarded our night bus, heading South bound to Hiroshima. I was reluctant to even get on this bus tonight after we got the tail end of Typhoon Tramis gale force winds in Tokyo last night. It was a pretty frightening experience, the noise… Continue reading A REAL Whirlwind in Japan!