Spending one day at Lake Toya — cruising around its caldera lake and heading to the top of nearby Mount Usu. The final league of my three part road trip around Hokkaido in summer.
Hokkaido, Japan (Pt.2): A Day in Hell at the Onsen Town of Noboribetsu
The second part of my three part road trip series around Japan’s Hokkaido in summer, that brought us to the onsen town of Noboribetsu. It’s also known as the hell town for all its steaming hot springs and demon statues!
Hokkaido, Japan (Pt.1): In Search of Summer Flowers in Hokuryu, Biei and Furano for Three Days
The first part of my three part summer road trip around the Japanese island of Hokkaido. We went in search of the flower fields in Hokuryu, Biei and Furano!
Turkey (Pt.4): The Vibrant City of Istanbul
Ending the last part of my four part series on Turkey with Parlo Tours in the beautiful city of Istanbul — home to some of the world’s most beautiful palaces, mosques and churches.
Turkey (Pt.3): The Ruins of Hierapolis-Pamukkale, Ephesus and Troy
The third part of this four-part Turkey series with Parlo Tours takes us to the Aegean Region. It is here that I explored the ruins of Hierapolis, Ephesus, and Troy.
Turkey (Pt.2): Exploring Cappadocia from Above and Below
The second part of a four-part series of my trip to Turkey with Parlo Tours — in the region of Cappadocia. A wonderful experience with hot air balloons, cave hotels, and fairy chimneys.
Turkey (Pt.1): An Afternoon in the Capital City of Ankara
Half a day in Ankara, the capital city of Turkey — where we experienced a tour of the city’s old and new. This is the first part of a four-part series of my trip to Turkey with Parlo Tours.
Kyushu, Japan (Pt.5): One Day Around Fukuoka
My day in the Fukuoka Prefecture — traveling from the south to the capital of Fukuoka in the north. The final league of my grand Kyushu tour with Parlo Tours.
Kyushu, Japan (Pt.4): Farm Stay with a Local Family in Hitoyoshi-Kuma
Hitoyoshi was the fourth part on my grand Kyushu tour with Parlo Tours, and we got to harvest our own food, cook our own meals, and then got pampered by our local Japanese farmstay ‘mum’. It was such a unique experience!
Kyushu, Japan (Pt.3): Two Days In and Around Kagoshima
While in Kagishima, I got to ride on a cartoon train, dress up as a samurai, admire an active volcano, and eat the most delicious Kurobuta black pork. It was the most awesome 2 days on the third league of my grand Kyushu tour with Parlo Tours!
Kyushu, Japan (Pt.2): Mount Aso, the Largest Active Volcano in Japan
The second part of my grand Kyushu tour with Parlo Tours brought me to the caldera and peaks of Mount Aso. I saw the active volcano brewing thick white smoke!
Kyushu, Japan (Pt.1): A Night in the Popular Onsen Town of Beppu
If you love Japanese onsen, you’ll love Beppu. Whether it is for bathing, or for viewing — this city has got to be one of the toastiest and steamiest places I have ever visited! First city on my grand Kyushu tour with Parlo Tours.
Road Trip: The Cotswolds and the English Countryside
I love road trips! So while spending my summer in the UK, I went on a road trip of the English countryside with my family. We chose to explore the rolling fields, green meadows and farm fields of the Cotswolds.