Monthly Archives: May 2013

top10: Traditional Japan

Welcome back to the concluding half of my Japanese top10. Today is the turn of the Old World, traditional Japan. Enjoy! ——————————————————————- #10 – The guardian fox ——————————————————————- ——————————————————————- #9 – Samurai Armour ——————————————————————- Displayed in a street window in Takayama … Continue reading

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top10: Modern Japan

It’s top10 time again! This week it’s the turn of Japan, an endlessly fascinating country. In Japan, there’s a huge dichotomy between the traditional world of castles, samurai and temples, and the modern world of cutting-edge tech, crazy fashion and … Continue reading

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top10: South Korea

Time for another top10 post, showcasing the best photos I’ve managed to take on my travels. A quick recap of the rules: Ten photos per country. They must be taken by me. No fakery, staging, or zoos. This week’s country … Continue reading

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top10: Hong Kong & Macau

Here we go, another top10. This marks the first photos taken with my new camera (Canon SX230 HS, a great little camera to take travelling), so they’re better quality than previous installments. Let’s dive straight in at number ten. —————————————————————————————– #10 … Continue reading

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top10: The Philippines

The ten best photos I took in the Philippines. Chosen because I think they show something particularly interesting, characteristic of the country, encapsulating a vivid memory I hold of the place, or just for being pretty. These are mostly taken on … Continue reading

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