Electric Feel

Something I’ve always hated when trying to capture landscape shots is electricity power poles. Too often I find a stunning view is spoiled by the presence of electricity poles or power lines, and this was the case once again last weekend. Mt Tamborine offers views of the Gold Coast to the east, the South Queensland … Continue reading

Escape To The Country

Landscape views from today’s small road trip up Mt Tamborine.

Miami Retro

Yesterday my sister and I were face with a very difficult question – what to do on the Gold Coast on a budget when the weather is beautiful but slightly too cold for swimming? Well after thorough research (with no help from “Siri”) we found Bike Central in Mermaid Beach which offers half day bicycle … Continue reading

Flower Fields

So I’m starting a new job tomorrow and I figure, why get a good night’s rest¬†beforehand when I could be writing a new blog post instead! Seems only logical. I realise these photos are long overdue since sunflowers are only in bloom in Australia until late January and it’s now¬†April. Better late than never I … Continue reading

Good Night Tokyo

On my last evening in Tokyo I went to Tokyo Tower to watch the sunset and take in the view one last time. After two years it still amazes me just how incredibly huge the city is! Thanks for having me, Tokyo, I’ve had a wonderful time. I’ve made lots of great memories that I’ll … Continue reading

24 Hours in Osaka

Time for a major catch up! Exactly a month ago I left Japan after living there for over two years, and am now back in my hometown, the Gold Coast, in Australia. While I was over there I tried to explore as much as I could of Tokyo and its surrounding prefectures, but for some … Continue reading

Autumn Lovers

All you need is love…and autumn. Possibly the best thing about Japan is the seasons, and in particular, autumn. In Tokyo the best time of year is November and early December which means right now everyone is flocking to the popular parks like Ueno or Shinjuku Gyoenmae. Sure, they’re nice and they’re central, but for … Continue reading

Liquid Gold

Another beautiful sunset transforming the ocean into liquid gold at Enoshima Island, Japan.