Inching closer to Japan…

In 11 days, I'll be hopping on the first of our flights to get us to Japan (with a lovely little stopover in Seoul on the way!). Yesterday, we got one step slower when we picked up our JR Rail Passes here in London. These passes are fantastic - we've used them before and can… Continue reading Inching closer to Japan…

Memories of Japan: The Yamanote line

I will freely admit that when I saw this display in Meguro station, my inner train geek and my inner stationery geek collided in a pretty significant way. All across Tokyo’s Yamanote line, you can stamp your notebook/diary/hand with a unique station stamp to show you’ve been there. Great for visitors to Tokyo who like physical… Continue reading Memories of Japan: The Yamanote line