Pindaya Caves

Visiting the Pindaya Caves in Myanmar

20 December 2013 – The town of Pindaya wasn’t initially on our itinerary. However, seeing as it was a place my dad (who we were fortunate to have travelling with us) was keen to see, we decided to make a half-day excursion there before our visit to Inle Lake. Located on the western side of…

South Curl Curl sunrise

South Curl Curl at Sunrise

31 January 2017 – Not usually one for making new year’s resolutions, there was however one broad goal I set for myself at the start of this year – to be more focused and mindful of how I spend my time. In many ways 2016 was a personal wake up call, with the death of a…

Nissan Figaro, St Pancras station

A stop at St Pancras International Railway Station, London

24 April 2016 – Though the classic car of choice to see outside St Pancras station would have to be Mr. Weasley’s flying blue Ford Anglia, the Nissan Figaro was nevertheless a worthy alternative. The colourful vehicle was simply calling out for attention as it stood there perfectly positioned against the stunning Victorian Gothic backdrop, prompting us…

Dōtonbori Street, Osaka

Japan Revisited – Dōtonbori Street, Osaka

July 2009 – New York has the Empire State Building, London has Big Ben, and Osaka has…a giant crab? I have to admit, before our trip to Japan, the crab was the first thing that came to mind when hearing someone mention Osaka. Not that there’s anything wrong with the iconic crustacean landmark itself – it’s pretty…