Around Town

What a great place for people watching. Have spent the morning walking around mainly close to Shibuya . Such diverse people on the move. Not sure I would like to live in a city of this size and pace but am loving the opportunity to see it. As for the shopping this place takes it … More Around Town

I love this idea…..

Today I visited the Meiji Shrine. The shrine is dedicated to the deified spirits of Emperor Meiji,  the first emperor of modern Japan, and his consort, Empress Shoken. Work was completed in 1920, but then was destroyed during the Second world war but was rebuilt shortly after. Set within a parkland of 120,000 trees it’s an oasis of … More I love this idea…..


I don’t normally write about the actual places I stay in but this week, I have hardly left the place so it deserves a mention. I have been staying in a self described eco village called Desa Seni in Canggu.  It’s simply fabulous.  Check out their site if you are ever looking for a place … More Lockdown

Bali, on a go slow

So an update on the plan. I am making my way to Ireland. Intend to be there in September after a few stops here and there.The first of which is Bali where I am now.  There’s lots of different ways to spend your time in Bali. My aim is to do very little and spend a lot … More Bali, on a go slow