Where to stay in Hokkaido in spring: the ultimate seaso... 4 November 2016 in Events, HOLIDAYS, Japan

  The kids went to Japan twice this year, and next year we’ll be spending winter in….. Hokkaido! Arghhhh SO EXCITED! Japan’s right up there as one of my favourite destination, and we all know that Hokkaido is the winter destination. Pretty much every one I...

JAPAN: THE CLOTHING 3 March 2010 in FASHION, HOLIDAYS, Japan, Uncategorized

Bought a bunch of clothes whilst in Japan, but I haven’t photographed it all, ‘cos too lazy and it’s not that interesting anyway 😛 But here’s some, because it’s quite typical of Japanese fashion (which, really, is just super-short skirts to show off your...

JAPAN: GOODBYE, FAREWELL 1 March 2010 in HOLIDAYS, Japan, Uncategorized

Just a few of my running stream of consciousness thoughts on Japan.. The women are slimmer, more fashionable, and better looking than almost any other country I’ve been to. On the downside, I constantly felt fat and dowdy the whole time. It’s hard not...

JAPAN: FOOD, GLORIOUS FOOD! in HOLIDAYS, Japan, Uncategorized

Food in Japan is utterly incredible, if you haven’t already noticed! It goes back to the simple fact that Japanese do everything better. Their food, regardless of cuisine, is always delightful.. and their desserts are jaw-dropping. The come up with some amazing stuff, and...

JAPAN: OHHHH THE SHOPPING!! 28 February 2010 in FOOD, Japan, Uncategorized

It’s a shopping paradise in Japan. Did quite a bit of shopping whilst I was there…. oops! Not my fault, I couldn’t help it, the stuff’s all too awesome 😉 I ADORE Japanese designed/made/sold stuff. The fashion is right up my alley, the skincare/cosmetics...