Travel guide: in and around Nagasaki, Japan

Nagasaki is situated in Kyushu, the third largest island in Japan and the most south westerly. Of course you can’t miss the Atomic Bomb Museum and Memorial, but


A culinary journey through the Aomori Prefecture of northern Japan

I have always loved Japanese cuisine. Sushi, ramen, miso soup and pickled vegetables are just some of the dishes I look forward to tucking into


3 cities you should visit in Kyushu island, Japan

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Top things to see and do in the volcanic Azores archipelago

Lying in the middle of the North Atlantic are nine volcanic islands that make up the Azores archipelago, an autonomous region of Portugal. Get there


Matera, Basilicata, Italy – European Capital of Culture

There’s a tiny corner in Southern Italy that has only recently come out of the shadows. Much maligned as recently as 50 years ago as


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Best Extreme Adventures in Colorado, USA

Colorado has a landscape that is not only great to look at, it simply begs to be explored. The region offers towering mountains that need


Embrace nature on land and sea in Tromsø, Norway

The autumn and winter months are the perfect time to head north above the Arctic Circle – 69 degrees north to be exact. The exceptional


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