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The Best Travel Books for Globetrotters to Get this Christmas

The Best Travel Books for Globetrotters to Get this Christmas

This post contains affiliate links. Before I started travelling the world full-time, I escaped to foreign worlds with books. They were not necessarily all travel books but I quickly became addicted to a recurrent theme of crossing borders and diving deep into new cultures. Does it surprise anyone that my final thesis in the subject […]

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Your Ultimate Otaku Guide To Tokyo

I think it’s way too late to out myself as a massive manga and anime fan. It’s public, ever since I keep blabbing on about it, falling in raptures over the first manga I saw in a Japanese book shop and going to nerdvana, Anime Japan. As some of you might be just as crazy […]

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From Nerdvana to Hell – My Real Life Pokémon Go in Tokyo

My Real Life Pokémon Go in Tokyo

I couldn’t believe my eyes. Kept safely in its shiny glass cage was the Pokémon game I always wanted to play (waaaay before Pokémon Go). Like in, forever! My common sense went out the window and my ferocious nerd instinct kicked in, demanding me to possess it. No, it didn’t come in ring shape. But […]

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How to Spend an Epic Day at Tokyo Disneyland
(Even if You’re Going Solo)

I think I chased a white rabbit with a watch and fell into a hole but I can’t remember that bit. What I remember is that I stood there in a crowd full of happy, smiling people and gazed up at the man himself next to the world’s best friend with a fairy tale castle […]

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