Getting Naked in Japan – Your guide to Public Bathing

Japan is a country full to the brim with traditions, none more so that the art of getting clean, hence naked Japan. In fact, the Japanese seem fixated on cleanliness, that during my four months travelling around the country, I…

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Japanese Bathing – The NAKED Truth

Naked Japan – Getting naked in public is not something I typically indulge in, but in the right situation (i.e. everyone else is nude) I ultimately have no issue with it and I’ve been known to ‘drop the towel’ at…

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Up with the birds for Tsukiji Fish Market – Tokyo

The individual elements of travel are relatively easy. Then there are those nuggets of gold which bring travel in strange countries to life – hence Tsukiji Fish Market. These tend to be experiences which cannot be found on leaflets or…

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Hiking Mt Fuji – A Drunken Oath Fulfilled

The saying goes ‘A wise man climbs Fuji once and a fool twice’, but that degree of true wisdom is generally learned the hard way. Thankfully I chose hiking Mt Fuji once as opposed to the latter. Mt Fuji is…

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