Tokyo, City of Wonders

Bright eyed and bushy tailed after a good night’s sleep, I was ready to go exploring again around Tokyo, city of wonders. With so much to see and only a…

Bright Lights of Tokyo

After two and a half weeks of camping in over 40 degree heat on the Jamboree site, it was such a relief to get back to civilisation, a comfy bed…

The World Scout Jamboree

The reason I travelled out to Japan for three weeks is because I was working at the 23rd World Scout Jamboree. I was supporting over 4000 people from the UK…

Visiting Hiroshima

You may have heard on the news back at the beginning of August that this years marks the 70th anniversary since the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima. This anniversary…

Arriving in Japan

I am one of those lucky people who has the odd bit of travel thrown in with their day job. Except this time, the “odd bit of travel” was a…