Travelling all over the world and spending day after day out of the confines of the hotel, apartment or villa, means that you have to find somewhere to pee. It has become very apparent however that wherever you are, public toilets are in short supply…which is bad new for a full bladder!! In hot countries, where … More Where’s The Toilet Please?
Finally the time had come to move on from Kyoto….we arrived at the airport, far too early but we had to vacate the apartment at midday and the flight wasn’t until 7.30 p.m…and with the weight of our backpacks, wandering around was not an option. Waddling to the bus station, for fifteen minutes was a … More The Shanghai Experience
1. They have self flushing toilets….toilet lid goes up as you enter toilet, music plays whilst you pee, seat is warmed for your comfort and then when you get up, it flushes automatically. However, most public toilets don’t have paper towels or dryers to dry your hands after washing, they expect you to carry a … More Things We Have Learnt About Japan
After months of traveling around SE Asia, Tokyo was the first big city we had been to, and what a city! We had rejoined civilization with a huge, albeit, at times, slightly odd bang. Tokyo…what we loved most about the city… Lets start with the inevitable…SHOPPING!