Travel Geek Blog Is Now Closed

After 5 incredible years, it is time to hang up my blogging hat and sadly say that my blog has come to an end. It’s a really tough decision to make, I will still be going on many more adventures to come, but sadly I just won’t be writing about them. Due to time constraints … Continue reading Travel Geek Blog Is Now Closed

Japan’s Abandoned Mine – Gunkanjima Island

Gunkanjima, Hashima, Battleship. Whatever you call the island, it is a truly remarkable place. Completely separate from the rest of Japan, this tiny spec of land would become famous for all the wrong reasons. Ever since the 007 franchise was inspired to use Hashima as a set for Skyfall, I've wanted to visit and see … Continue reading Japan’s Abandoned Mine – Gunkanjima Island

Japan’s Tropical Islands – Visit Paradise in Zamami

Most of us will have preconceptions of various travel destinations, with Japan you often associate cherry blossom trees, sushi and geishas as things you will see or do, but would you count tropical islands? It is, until recently, a hidden part that many people outside of Asia have yet to discover. Having travelled in Japan … Continue reading Japan’s Tropical Islands – Visit Paradise in Zamami

A Visit to the Fukushima Exclusion Zone

When someone asks you where you're going on holiday, would you say Fukushima? If you're as crazy and intrepid as me then YES! It is still off-limits in some places, but it is thankfully now possible to visit the exclusion zone. I've always been super intrigued by places that have either been affected by conflict … Continue reading A Visit to the Fukushima Exclusion Zone

Binter Cabo Verde – Airline Review

When flying in Cape Verde, you unfortunately only have one choice - Binter Cabo Verde! As I was short on time and because I wanted to see several islands, this seemed like a fairly cheap and perfect option to get around these beautiful islands. Sadly not! After spending two nights on the main island Sal … Continue reading Binter Cabo Verde – Airline Review