Travel

Around KL, Malaysia

Day trip to KL – Putrajaya, KL Tower and buffet lunch in the revolving restuarant, Petronas Twin Towers, MidValley Mall

Seoul, South Korea

20121116 – Day 1 – Gyeonbokgung Palace and National Folk Museum, National Museum of Korea, shopping in Dongdaemun and Myeongdong
20121117 – Day 2- Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, Lotte Department Store, Cheonggyecheon Stream
20121117 – Day 3 – Bukhansan National Park, COEX Aquarium

ChiangMai & Bangkok, Thailand

20130120 – Day 1 – Arrive in Thailand, Night train to Chiang Mai
20130121 – Day 2 – Exploring the Old Quarter and temples, Night Safari
20130122 – Day 3 – Tiger Kingdom, Temple on the Hill, Night markets
20130123 – Day 3 – Pataya Elephant Farm
20130124 – Day 4 – Flight to Bangkok, Siam Ocean World, Siam Paragon
20130125 – Day 5 – Cooking School, Thai boxing at Lumpinee
20130126 – Day 6 – National palace and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha

Penang, Malaysia

20130202 – Day 1 – Snake Temple, Penang National Park
20130203 – Day 2 – Delicious Indian Food at little India, Penang Jetty, Kek Lok Si Temple, Komptar

Japan

20130601 – Day 1 – Arrive in Tokyo, Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, Ota Memorial Museum of Art, Meiji Shrine, Exploring Shinjuku
20130602 – Day 2 – Hiking in the woodlands of Kamakura, Yokohama Sea Park
20130603 – Day 3 – Odaiba Science Museum, Asakusa, Tokyo Station, Shinkansen up to Aomori
20130604 – Day 4 – Morning in Aomori, afternoon in Hirosaki
20130605 – Day 5 – Hakkoda mountains, Tsuta Wild Bird Sanctuary, Lake Towada
20130606 – Day 6 – Shimokita Peninsula – Mt Osore, Yagen Valley, Northern most point, Cape Shiriya
20130607 – Day 7 – Hakodate
20130608 – Day 8 – Onumakoen Quasi-national park, train up to Sapporo
20130609 – Day 9 – Mt Tarumae, Lake Utonai
20130610 – Day 10 – Daisetsuzan National Park
20130611 – Day 11 – Hokkaido University Botanical Gardens, Otaru
20130612 – Day 12 – Flying down to Tokyo, Ueno Park, National Science Museum
20130613 – Day 13 – Kyu Shiba Rikyu Garden, walking around Shinagawa

Budapest, Hungary

20160320 – Day 1 – Arrive in Budapest
20160321 – Day 2 – St Stepehens Basilica, Hungarian Parliament Building
20160322 – Day 3 – Szechenyi Spa, Hungarian National Museum, Organ Concert at St. Michael’s Church
20160323 – Day 4 – Walking tour of Budapest, Hungarian Sate Opera
20160324 – Day 5 – Great Market Hall, Gellert Spa
20160325 – Day 6 – Szentendre
20160326 – Day 7 – End Notes

Copenhagen, Denmark

20161008 – Day 1 – Ameliaborg Palace, The Little Mermaid, Kastell Island
20161009 – Day 2 – Christiansborg Palace, David Collection, Walking tour, Copenhagen Street Food Market
20161010 – Day 3 – Rosenberg Castle, The Blue Planet Aquarium
20161011 – Day 4 – Travel by train to North Germany

Hamburg, Lübeck and Schwerin, North Germany

20161011 – Day 1 – Travelling by train from Copenhagen, first evening in Hamburg
20161012 – Day 2 – Walking around Hamburg, Hamburg State Opera
20161013 – Day 3 – Harbour Boat tour, Night time walk of Hamburg
20161014 – Day 4 – Travelling to Schwerin via Lübeck
20161015 – Day 5 – Schwerin Castle and Gardens
20161016 – Day 6 – Walk to the Ramper Moor
20161017 – Day 7 – Travelling back to the UK

Walking and Hiking

Peak District – Cats Tor
20121117 – S Korea – Bukhansan National Park
20130609 – Hokkaido – Shikotsu-Toya National Park – Mt Tarumae
20130712 – England – Lake District – Glenridding up to Helvellyn
20130929 – England – Peak District – Win Hill
20140322 – England – Peak District – The Roaches and Hen Cloud
20140422 – England – Peak District – Dovedale Valley
20140615 – England – Peak District – Derwent Resevoir and Little Howden Moor
20150312 – England – Peak District – Shutlingsloe
20160325 – Hungary – Szentendre
20160510 – England – West Yorkshire – Ilkley Moor
20160829 – England – Yorkshire Coast -Scarborough to Filey
20170328 – England – Yorkshire Coast – Filey Bay

Other

20120818 – Day trip to Matlock
20140129 – Short trip to Edinburgh Day 1
20140130 – Short trip to Edinburgh Day 2
20140131 – Short trip to Edinburgh Day 3
20170625 – Day Trip to the Yorkshire Coast – Bempton Cliffs and Scarborough