The one where I got to play with two otters

Before I talk about the subject title of this post I'll give a quick rundown of the day. Woke up nice and early for a traditional Japanese breakfast of boiled eggs, yogurt and a banana (not in the same dish...) and then headed out to the local market. After what was a seemingly endless walk…

Maid cafes, arcades and meeting the new group

The titles for my blog posts are getting less inventive or maybe I'm just not funny anymore. I went to geek central Akihabara which is full of arcades, retro games, anime and VR porn cafes. Yeah that's right, you can watch porn in VR in your own private room for a fee. Unfortunately I can't…

A day trip to Daintree National Park and Cape Tribulation

Adventure day! First stop was Enterprise where they didn't have the car that I booked online so that means an automatic upgrade, not that's a problem for me. It was a lovely Mitsubishi SUV and driving it has now made me want one.. After picking up my friend from my NZ tour we started the…

Chinese Friendship Garden

There is a lovely friendship garden near my Airbnb so naturally I had to go take a look. "The Council has created a Zhanjiang Friendship Garden at Freshwater Lakes in the Cairns Botanic Garden precinct, to celebrate the Sister Cities relationship between Cairns and the Chinese city of Zhanjiang. The Chinese-style garden, which celebrates the cultural heritage…