Posts in travel abroad
The best way to explore a new city like a local!

Geocaching is creative tourism at its finest. As a slow traveller I love making connections to the places I visit. A rushed itinerary that jumps from place to place over a couple of days is just not my style. I love staying in one location for at least 2 weeks & being able to soak up the entire atmosphere without feeling the pressure of having to get to the next place. Slow travel has lots of positives, however there is one negative I have found. Being all consumed with one location doesn’t leave much time to plan for the next. So to overcome this issue, I’ve found a really fun & interesting way to discover a new city or location like a local; with little to no research required!

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Modoo's Coffee Brewers Fukuoka || Japan Specialty Coffee Guide

A little slice of Australian Coffee Culture can be found in the heart of Fukuoka in Japan at a cafe called Modoo's Coffee Brewers. This cafe has only been open for a few months but it has a huge heart. If you're looking for the perfect magic or v60 pour over then look no further than Modoo's coffee shop.

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STORY TIME || Hong Kong kitchen nightmare!

Travel story time of when I saw the backend of a kitchen in Hong Kong. Funny travel story about almost peeing my pants on the streets of Hong Kong & the lengths I had to go to, to use a public toilet. Kitchen nightmare story. Hong Kong must have app.

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Explore Jeju Island travel itinerary + the best snorkeling spots!

A comprehensive itinerary to Jeju Island explaining how to get to Jeju Island, how drive around Jeju Island with a rental car. Where to stay in Seogwipo Jeju Island. I uncover the best beaches & snorkeling spots Jeju Island has to offer as well as some of the most beautiful waterfalls & the best places to eat.

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STORY TIME || 2 AM ceremony trapped in a room with a crying Japanese man

Storytime of how I became trapped in a room with a crying Japanese man. Expat travel stories from Japan.

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How to get to Nara Deer Park + visiting with children || Day trip from Osaka

How to get to Nara Deer park from Kyoto or Osaka. Top tips for visiting Nara Deer park with kids.

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Day trip from Hiroshima; Miyajima Island || Japan specialty coffee guide

How to get to Miyajima Island from Hiroshima using your JR pass. Plus top things to do on Miyajima Island. Mountain ropeway, hiking & Japan specialty coffee guide.

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Best English speaking doctor in Busan South Korea

Where to find an English speaking doctor in Busan South Korea. Best English international doctor in Busan. My experience.

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The best FREE souvenirs from Japan

Where are eki stamp locations? What is an Eki stamp? It’s the best free souvenir from Japan! I show you how to collect Eki stamps!

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What is the Japan rail pass and is it worth it?

What is the Japan Rail Pass? Which Japan rail pass should you buy? Where does the JR pass cover? How do I use my Japan rail pass? Japan rail pass or suica? These questions plus many more will be answered in my comprehensive guide to transportation in Japan.

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A beginner’s guide to the Japanese onsen

Beginners guide to the Japanese Onsen. Etiquette you must know before going to an Onsen. What do I wear to an onsen? Are tattoos allowed at Japanese Onsens? What is an onsen? How much does an onsen cost?

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