From Southeast to Central Asia: A 3-Month Round-Up

On March 2nd, I embarked on my longest journey so far – a journey that took me through some amazing countries in Southeast Asia, East Asia and Central Asia. 101 days, 45.000 km., 14 countries, 12 capitals, 20 flights and 57 blog posts later, I arrived back in my home country of Denmark on June 10th with a heavy backpack full of beautiful memories. Today,…

Birthday Time in Tokyo

On April 1st, I arrived in Tokyo, the capital of Japan and the worlds biggest city with the craziest streets and the busiest metro. My 21st birthday was just around the corner and I was excited to be spending it in Tokyo! My first full day was spent on my own, as Victoria and Joachim, the two friends that I spent the next two days…

Photo Diary: The Cherry Blossoms of Japan

Whenever I think of Japan, I think of cherry blossoms, and I know that I’m not the only one. Every year in late March to early April, thousands of people flock to Japan to see the beautiful cherry blossoms or the “sakura”, as the locals call it. What I didn’t know when I booked my flight to Tokyo was that the sakura only blooms for…