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JAPAN | The question of what to eat in Japan is something that we’re often asked by people travelling to Japan. Between the team we’ve been lucky enough to visit Japan several times and have a pretty good idea about which Japanese foods visitors should try. Japanese cuisine is one

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FORT WILLIAM | People travel from all over the globe to gain a glimpse of the undeniably beautiful scenery scattered about the Scottish Highlands. You can’t help but be blown away by the enormous rolling mountains, the vast lakes and great big forests. You’ll spot many adventure travellers hiking up

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FORT WILLIAM | It’s every millennial’s dream come true – to ride the real Hogwarts Express. Well it’s ours at least. But you won’t be hopping on at King’s Cross Station in London. Instead, you’ll have to make a proper trip out of it and head up to Fort William

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TRAVEL | Vietnam is increasing in popularity as a tourist destination yet the information on what tips visitors should know before visiting Vietnam can be quite varied. There are several things that we found to be very important when we visited Vietnam and to help you get those most out of your

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Iran is one of the most misunderstood countries in the world. From the Islamic Revolution in 1979, through to the Iran-Iraq war between 1980-1988 and the dubbing of Iran as a member of the “Axis of Evil” by US President George W Bush in 2002, people in the West have

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Gion, Kyoto is one of the most well known Geisha districts in Japan, with beautifully preserved architecture and traditional customs and entertainment. The streets of Gion are characterised by old wooden townhouses (machiya) which contain teahouses (ochaya), shops and restaurants. These buildings give the district a beautiful old world charm and, understandably the area is

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Recently, my wife and I had a weekend free in which to plan a short break. After looking at various options we settled on a 2 day road trip in Victoria’s High Country, focused on the King Valley and the Northern Leg of the Great Alpine Road, from Wangaratta to

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Before visiting Japan I did my research and read a lot of information about various topics. During my time in the country, some of what I read proved itself to be useful and some of it not so useful. There were other things that I encountered that I had never