Posts Tagged ‘travel experiences’

I lost my heart in Harajuku

This guest post was written by Poppy Foster – here’s how our resident Japan-ophile reckons you should spend your time in Harajuku, Tokyo… There’s nothing I love more than shopping. Ok, so maybe Hello Kitty, tattoos and tomato ketchup are up there… but otherwise it comes out top. And Harajuku simply couldn’t be a more […] Read more…

The Costa del Sol – but not as you know it

Alex – Sunny Spain’s Costa del Sol has certainly earned its fair share of scathing reviews from the travel community and not without good reason. The golden coastline has created a rod for its own back – its natural beauty attracting the package holiday hordes, mass development and soulless sport’s bars that quite frankly go […] Read more…

Travellers Vs Tourists – Who Really Cares?

Alex Garland’s The Beach gained fame as the bible that launched a thousand bright-eyed and bushy-tailed young things – sending them (back-)packing off to Asia in their droves. But for those out there that maybe haven’t read the book, it might surprise you to hear that it’s more of a satirical glimpse at traveller culture… A […] Read more…

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