I have flown many airlines in my life. I never considered which would be my favourite (maybe TAP) but now I unanimously have a least favourite – Peach Aviation.
Oh my God.
Now, before anyone jumps in with “It’s a low-cost airline!” I know. I’ve flown with low-cost carriers before and was expecting the whole […]
I’m going to preface this post by saying that Hiroshima and Kyoto were giant let-downs after Tokyo and that I took maybe 5 pictures in all. I didn’t dislike the cities or anything… they were just “meh”.
Hiroshima I took another overnight bus to meet Le Monsieur in Hiroshima. My consensus is this: Hiroshima is a tiny […]
Ah! The best part of every trip — chronicling how much it cost!
My budget for this trip was about $500 — a number that I pulled completely out of thin air. Here’s the original budget:
Bus pass: $100
Mt. Fuji tour: $100
Spending money ($20/day): $180
Japan is like Korea 2.0. The country is still Asian and the people, despite what people had told me about the Japanese being the nicest people in existence, I still got screamed at. The subways have clear displays, people don’t stop walking in the middle of the sidewalk, toilet paper is flushable (!) and OMG, […]
Prince William was in Japan last week and I missed him. Woe is me! Make all the fun you want but I am a royalist through and through and no amount of “News Flash: Woman has a baby” will get me to stop.
As an aside, it’s strawberry season here in Korea! I love strawberries and […]
Korea can be weird. Not, “oh look at that girl wearing striped socks and polka dots!” weird. More like, “look at those people eating pickle pizza while jaywalking across a 6 lane highway” weird — things just don’t make sense sometimes.
Sweet garlic bread: Who tasted garlic bread and said “you know what […]
As you may know, I’ve been teaching in Korea for the past 8 months. Between the lower tax rate and weakened Canadian dollar, I’m singing all the way to the bank these days — despite the insane prices of everything. While I haven’t gotten around to writing a post about the […]
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