Monthly Archives: April 2016

Top 10 Hotels in Surfers Paradise Gold Coast

Q1 Resort and Spa

Surfers Paradise is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Australia. This popular beach side location has plenty of hotels to choose, from luxury 5 star hotels to reasonably priced accommodation. Check out our list of the Top 10

Posted in Australia, Gold Coast, Hotels, Surfers Paradise

Top 10 Best Luxury Hotels in Tokyo

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Tokyo

Tokyo has some of the best luxury hotels in the world. Hotels all over Tokyo are quite expensive and the top of the range hotels are out of range for most people. But lets take a peak at the best hotels

Posted in Hotels, Japan, Tokyo

Tokyo Skytree – Japan’s tallest tower

Tokyo Skytree World's Tallest Tower

Tokyo Skytree, the tallest free standing tower in the world, opened on 22nd May 2012. Even now it is still one of the most popular tourist attractions in Tokyo. If you get to Tokyo Skytree later in the day you

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Tokyo

Omborato Japanese Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Tasty Japanese food at Omborato Restaurant Shinjuku

Located within the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Nishi-Shinjuku (east Shinjuku) is Omborato Japanese Restaurant. I had stayed at the Hyatt Regency Hotel many times before I went in for dinner at Omborato. I had a lovely meal there so I’d

Posted in Food, Japan, Japanese, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Water Palace Gardens – Tirta Gangga Bali

Water Palace Gardens Bali Indonesia

Tirta Gangga are the old royal palace gardens built in 1948 by the last Raja (King) of Karangasem. Known in English as the Water Palace Gardens, they are located on the north east coast of Bali around 90 Kilometers north of

Posted in Bali, Feature article, Indonesia

Tourist Highlights of Hiroshima Japan

Atomic Dome Hiroshima

Hiroshima is located in the west of Japan, a city with a population of around 1 million people. This is one of the my favourite cities in Japan. There is so much to see and do and the food is

Posted in Feature article, Hiroshima, Japan

Food You Have To Try In Hiroshima Japan

Okonomiyaki Hiroshima Style

As with all towns, cities and different regions of Japan, each have speciality food that is associated with that area. Hiroshima in the West of Japan has its own specialty food. Here is the list of food you have to

Posted in Food, Hiroshima, Japan, Japanese

Shane’s Burg American Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Inside Shane's Burg American Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Burgers, ribs and delicious desserts. Shane’s Burg American Restaurant is located directly above Shinjuku Train Station in the MyLord Shopping Plaza. An American style diner, Shane’s Burg serves up a range of delicious burgers, steaks, ribs and also a huge

Posted in Burgers, Food, Japan, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Okonomi-mura The place to eat Okonomiyaki in Hiroshima

Inside Okonomi-mura Hiroshima

One of the speciality foods you have to try in Hiroshima is Okonomiyaki which is a Japanese pancake / omelette. Okonoiyaki originally came from Osaka through the chefs in Hiroshima changed the way it is made. Hiroshima Okonomiyaki is made

Posted in Food, Hiroshima, Japan, Japanese

Best Hotels to Stay on Miyajima Island Japan

Best Hotels on Miyajima Island

Miyajima Island is the beautiful island in Hiroshima Bay, just 45 minutes away from Hiroshima Island. You can do an easy day trip to Miyajima Island from Hiroshima though I think this beautiful island deserves more time than just a

Posted in Hiroshima, Hotels, Japan