This time two months, I'll be on a JAL flight making it's final approach to Tokyo Haneda Airport. And I couldn't be more excited! At this point, @TheFrankFlyer and I have made about a dozen visits to Japan and it never gets boring. Ever. I'm a committed Japanophile (my Japanese language class is on a… Continue reading It’s almost Tokyo time!
I arrived back from Japan yesterday evening, after spending the guts of an entire day in transit. I'll be sharing all the details over on my travel blog, suffice to say it was an excellent holiday. The return journey took its toll - flying from Tokyo to Seoul, Seoul to Helsinki and Helsinki to London… Continue reading Planes, trains and noisy neighbours
So, as predicted, I was absolutely wrecked by the time we got on our flight from Tokyo to Osaka. Despite the energy drinks consumed in the JAL lounge, I fell asleep on the plane almost as soon as we took off. Then woke up feeling like I'd had a one-hour Vulcan neck pinch. I must… Continue reading Japan: Day one