Photo Essay: Three Hours in Matsumoto – Japan

Matsumoto Castle in Japan

On our recent Japan trip our route was set to pass through the small city of Matsumoto in the Nagano Prefecture (220km / 137 mi by road north west of Tokyo) and we took the opportunity to stop in for a few hours and visit Matsumoto Castle and surrounds.  When I was planning our trip … Read more

Sydney Daytrip: Sydney Harbour Bridge, Pylon Lookout, The Rocks and City Walk

View across Sydney Harbour Bridge from the Pylon Lookout

The gorgeous autumn sunshine shone brightly across Sydney Harbour.  The views from the Sydney Harbour Bridge walkway were of a city at play, both on the water and out and about to make the most of the beautiful weekend weather. After recently relocating back to Sydney we had been waiting for the right weekend to … Read more