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Conbini | The Japanese Convenience Store

The Japanese convince stores, known as Conbini, are much more that a repository of junk food and cheap buzzes. There you can find everything, from soba and sushi, medicine and manga, single-malt whisky and next day hangover cures. I miss them, a lot! I loved walking in them and spend time looking around, checking out […]

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Like A Local | Aveiro, Portugal

Born and raised in the coastal town of Aveiro, in Portugal, Miriam Augusto, between seashells and the sea breeze, started to explore the world at early age. Later, this unconditional passion for travelling, collecting moments, memories, experiences, friendships, while trying to leave a positive impact wherever she was passing, lead her to open an Adventure […]

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responsible traveller

7 Ways To Be A Responsible Traveller

Recently I have been thinking a lot about the social and environmental impact that we as travellers have. Tourism is one of the world’s largest industries. Global international visitor arrivals exceeded 940 million in 2010. The World Tourism Organization estimates that this number could reach 1.6 billion by 2020. Clearly then, deciding not to travel does […]

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The Sagano Bamboo Forest

Towering green stalks of bamboo sway in the wind, creaking eerily they collide and twist and leaves rustling in  Sagano Bamboo Forest, on the outskirts of Kyoto, propably the most beautiful bamboo grove I have ever seen. The sun filtered through the densely packed grove, projecting thin slashes of light onto the dozens of camera-clutching tourists […]

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the gate hotel

Tokyo From Above: Best Roof Top Views

There are few things more breathtaking than gazing out over the sea of lights of Tokyo at night. With cities inside a city, there is always going to be differences on the best spot for viewing this vast landscape of futuristic architectural edgy buildings, temples, parks, neon lights or to just take in the breadth […]

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How To Spend A Weekend In Newcastle

You’re going to Newcastle only for a couple of days and you want to make the most of it.  My friend, you’ve come to the right place! I’m here to support,  and guide you through your Newcastle  experience. Newcastle quickly became one of my favourite cities in Australia, so you can rest assured these tips […]

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