We finally ate the watermelon we purchased in Uzbekistan(!), we survived the border crossing from Russia to Mongolia and Kermit is fixed and raring to go. Time to take on the steppe!
A quick guide to driving in Uzbekistan
Our experiences entering Turkmenistan after getting the ferry Baku. Mental note - hide the breadsticks next time!
When I arrived in Japan at the start of the year, I knew time was going to fly. I had a post-it note session and made a little wall (on my wardrobe) of all the things I wanted to do in my 6 months here and have been gradually ticking them off ever since. Kamakura was [...]
When you're left waiting for the lightbulb to come on, for the moment when things miraculously make sense. Except three months in, it still hasn't come.
Encouraged napping in the office - come again?
With the realisation that I've been flying all over the place but done nothing in Tokyo since arriving here, it was time to get out and explore!
My first time skiing went fantastically. With the slight exception being that it seems I can only turn left...
01/01/2017 I wish I could go back to the Anna of 2015 and say "You, my dear, you need to take a chill pill. A big one!" Faced with graduation, I was convinced that my travel days were over and that wanderlust was a thing of the past - so not true. While rather unsurprisingly [...]
I'll be calling Tokyo home for the next 6 months so stay tuned for food, fun and insight into what it's really like to work in Tokyo!