Tag Archives: Japan

takayama snow bunnies are on high alert..

I was going to tell you the story of how we came to be in Japan for this most excellent of winter trips, but I’ll give you the.. ‘I’m back in Tokyo & only have 1 day left & want to squeeze in as much as I can’ version.. 2005 – T&A plan trip to […]

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i’ve changed… i don’t know me anymore..

Some of you may recall the ‘Great Man-scarf Fiasco of 2010’.. Last year, we were in Melbourne for the AIPP (Australian Institute for Professional Photographers), annual awards..  It was winter..  It was cold.. I live in Brisbane.. There seriously is no need for any real winter clothing in my day to day existence..  While in […]

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Tokyo how we love thee..

It’s hard not to love Tokyo..  It’s hard not to fall in love with Japan.. It’s such an awesome experience – we’re about half way through our Japanese adventure & we’re already talking about coming back.  Where else can you get steak flavoured lollies, cream-corn soup from a vending machine, chocolate beer, kittens for as […]

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I think I’m turning Japanese, I really think so…

Please forgive me, I’m not usually into the ‘posting a teaser on the blog’ thing..  I usually like to bring you the whole story, (and I will)..  It’s just that I’m in Tokyo & it’s a really amazing city & we’re hanging out with some Harajuku girls today & I have to wash my hair.. […]

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SUMO!

Quite the upset today at Ryogoku Kokugikan, the Sumo stadium in Tokyo.. On day 11 of the 15 day tournament, mr Hakuho was defeated in the last match of the day, (he had won all of his previous 10 matches).. and mr Kisenosato was ice cold/rock solid/mr cool after his victory as the the crowd […]

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