Category Archives: World trip 2015

India and Japan 2015 Trip – Flight Journal

Back in 2015 I sent 31 days travelling to India and Japan.  I was flying over 4 legs across 7 flights and 4 airlines, all in economy travel.  I had lounge access in Melbourne and Sydney only as at the … Continue reading

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World Trip 2015: Summary

So it’s now over.  I’m finally back home after 31 days exploring 🇮🇳 India and 🇯🇵 Japan.  This trip come about after I cancelled my planned longer trip from October last year to Africa for 2 months (South Africa to … Continue reading

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World Trip 2015: Day 30 – Tokyo to Melbourne, Australia

Highlights: Returning home. QANTAS flight 22 (QF22) boarded on time but my plan to have a spare seat next to me failed.  Instead I had a Japanese gentleman who continually during the 9 hour flight kept getting up meaning maybe … Continue reading

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World Trip 2015: Japan Express Tour Review

Tour Title: Japan Express  Tour Company: G Adventures Tour Leader: Tetsuji (Ted) Watanabe  Cities Visited: Osaka, Koyasan (Mt Koya), Hiroshima, Kyoto, Hakone (Mt Fuji), Tokyo Dates: 7 May to 15 May 2015 (Duration 9 days) Tour Type This tour is listed as one of G Adventures Classic tours. In short the … Continue reading

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World Trip 2015: Day 29 – Tokyo, Japan

Highlights: Skyscraper District, Akihabara electronic district A nice sleep in on my final day in Japan, using all the possible time until the 10 am check out I actually had nothing planned but that didn’t stop Alex my roommate from making … Continue reading

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World Trip 2015: Day 28 – Hakone to Tokyo, Japan

Highlights: Robot Show!!, Harajuku Takeshita Street, Farewell Dinner. After a relaxing nights sleep in our traditional ryokan room and a Western style included buffet breakfast it was time to say goodbye to Hakone and Mt Fuji and head to Tokyo which for … Continue reading

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World Trip 2015: Day 27 – Kyoto to Hakone, Japan

Highlights:  Mt Fuji, Lake Ashino-Ko, Hakone Gore Park, Kaiseki meal, Karaoke. We left Kyoto early to a beautiful morning, it seems we have seen the last of the rain.  We send our main bags onto Tokyo and packed our day bags for one … Continue reading

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