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Ainoshima island near Fukuoka, Japan is one of Japan's 11 cat islands. If you're planning a trip to Fukuoka, it's a short trip by ferry. Click here to read how to get to Ainoshima Cat Island, or save it to your Fukuoka or Japan boards for latr. #ainoshima #catisland #fukuoka #fukuokatravelguide #kyushu

Ainoshima: Fukuoka’s Cute Cat Island

I’m surrounded by kitties – they’re sleeping in fishing nets, chilling out in wheelbarrows, prowling the paths around the bright blue, fishing boat filled harbour hoping for snacks or just sitting in the sunshine doing whatever cats who live on an island do all day. This is Ainoshima, one of…
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Going to Kuala Lumpur and looking for some fun ideas of things to do in Kuala Lumpur at night? Then check out The Deceased, a spooky Kuala Lumpur bar in the middle of Chinatown. Click to find out what to expect (and how to get in) or save it to your Kuala Lumpur board for later. #kualalumpur #kualalumpurbars #barsinkualalumpur #speakeasybars #thedeceasedkl

Drinking With The Dead at The Deceased, KL

I’m sitting on a bar stool thinking about who I dislike enough in my life to curse. Normally, propping up a bar contemplating ill on your fellow humans sounds like the result of a crappy day, but in this case, I’m on holiday and happy, but I’m drinking in The…
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If you're visiting Fukuoka, Japan, then add the amazing Nanzoin Temple to your list of things to see in Fukuoka. It's completely incredible. Here's why and how to get to Nanzoin Temple from Hakata station. Click to read it now or save it to your Fukuoka or Japan boards for later. #japanesetemples #kyushu #fukuoka #nanzointemple

Nanzoin Temple, Fukuoka – It Blew my Mind.

I can’t think of many places that have actually made me go ‘wow’ when I first saw them – but the large Buddha statue at Nanzoin Temple in Fukuoka, Japan did – out loud. And then I shut up and just stared at it, unable to believe exactly what I…
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Golden Week is a very busy time to travel in Japan, many people will tell you not to go, but what if you've booked your trip to Tokyo in Golden Week. Don't panic - so did we ! Here's our guide to a great Golden Week in Tokyo. Click to read it now or save it to your Tokyo page for later. #tokyo #goldenweek #tokyotravetips

Booked to go to Tokyo in Golden Week? Don’t Panic

Don’t go to Japan in Golden Week – say, every article, website and person who lives in Japan ever. So, imagine my horror when last year I realised I’d managed to do exactly that. Considering how many times I’ve been to Tokyo, how much time I spend reading about Tokyo…
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What Not To Do When Trying Betel Nut in Taipei

I’m standing by the side of the road in Taipei, somewhat red in the face, wondering if I’m about to have a heart attack – and a tad concerned re what the blooming heck I’m going to tell the insurance company if I do. It wasn’t quite what I was…
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If you're planning a trip to Taipei, Taipei 101 is likely to be on your list of things to see in Taipei - but, don't stop there, there are a lot of cool, fun things to do near Taipei 101. Click to read it now or save it to your Taipei or Taiwan boards for later. #taipei #taipei101 #taiwan #thingstodointaipei

Fun Things To Do Around Taipei 101

It’s one of the biggest tourist attractions in Taipei – both in terms of height and how many people want to go up it each day, as such, you might find when you arrive, all excited to head up into the sky, you have to wait a while to get…
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If you're looking for some unusual things to do in Taipei, you might want to add a trip to the Alpaca Cafe to your list. Here's where to find it and what to expect when you get there. Click to read it now or add it to your Taipei or Taiwan boards for later. #taipei #taiwan #thingstodointaipei #alpacacafe #taipeicafes

There’s an Alpaca Cafe in Taipei – and We Have Pictures

When I first heard that there was an Alpaca Cafe in Taipei, my response were noises so high pitched only dolphins could hear them. Excited did not quite cut it. Instagram was full of people getting Alpaca selfies – their curious little faces peering over their shoulders, reviews told tales…
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Knife Massage in Taipei: Are You Brave Enough To Try It?

My Taipei to do list. 1. Visit the village of cats. 2. Eat all the beef noodle soup. 3. Be tapped a few thousand times with a blunt meat cleaver. Yep, forget being massaged with hands, in Taiwan, there’s a more exciting blade-based experience on offer – knife massage. Used…
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