Australian Adventures – 5 Epic Experiences Down Under – Travel Article

Kestra and I are happy to announce a new guest contributor today. He’ll be sharing his 5 Favorite Australian Adventures. Clayton Miller is an adrenaline junkie who loves the outdoors, traveling, and exploring Australia’s numerous natural playgrounds. Australia has always catered to adventurers and adrenaline junkies. From its incredible surfing scene to its rugged, mountainous landscapes, this amazing country seems as if it were custom-built to please thrill seekers. If you like your holidays a little on the wild side,…

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Family Travel Blog – Tokyo Travel Article

Family Travel Blog Follow my blog with Bloglovin Cycling Along the Tama River Last time we visited in Tokyo in 2013 we had cycled the bottom of the Tama River that flows out between Tokyo and Yokohama. The cycle path starts near the river mouth at Otori and can be cycled upriver (or down) for about 70km. On the last visit we had managed about the first 30km up to Keio-Tamagawa. Our ambition has always been to complete the entire…

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Family Travel Blog – Tokyo Travel Article

Family Travel Blog Follow my blog with Bloglovin Tips for cycling in Tokyo Cycling in Tokyo, especially with kids, might not cross your mind as a holiday activity during your stay in the buzzy metropolis. However, we have explored the city many times on two wheels and consider it one of the best ways to get around and see the streets of the Japanese capital. Both adults and children are allowed to ride on the pavement (sidewalk to my American…

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Family Travel Blog – Tokyo Travel Article

Family Travel Blog Follow my blog with Bloglovin How to get to the Tama River The Tama River is a popular spot for Tokyoites to spend their weekends or days off, away from the busy city. It is a refreshing oasis with lush green river banks among the otherwise concrete jungle of the vast metropolis. Easily accessible by public transport from major train stations, Shinjuku and Shibuya among them, it had always been one of our list to explore during…

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Cycling Across England and Scotland, Hadrian’s Wall to Edinburgh – Retirement Travel Article

Cycling Across England and Scotland, Hadrian’s Wall to Edinburgh Bring it on, said the unwitting cyclist as he sets out on the road east. Nice legs. I admit that I was a little wary of taking an unguided bike trip all the way across England and then along the coast of Britain north to Edinburgh. Especially because Kris and I had tried to hike along the 85 miles of Hadrian’s Wall a few years back–in late June–and were turned back…

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Family Travel Blog – Tokyo Travel Article

Family Travel Blog Follow my blog with Bloglovin Treasure Trove of Exciting Past Times Tokyo is a treasure trove of activities and fun things to do with kids of all ages. Discover what we have enjoyed on our past trips to Tokyo, including some unusual past times in our favourite city of all. Child Friendly Museums: Ghibli Museum in Mitaka Ghibli museum should be on your list of destinations even if if you have not watched any of their incredible…

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