#2 twenty-four hours in Macau

#2 of my best travel experiences over the last year has got to be Macau.  Often described as Asia’s ‘Las Vegas’ it is definitely a must place to visit if you are in Hong Kong.

Now part of China, Macau was a Portuguese colony up until 1999. There are many Portuguese influences noticeable today especially in their food and architecture.

the gang exploring Macau

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#1 Mochan’s wish club

10 best experiences of 2013/14 travel

In this series I want to share with you my top 10 travel experiences of last year.  I will be writing about them in no particular order, just however they decide to pop into my head.

My first one of the series is dedicated to Japan.  I have to write about Japan first.  It is such a beautiful place.

a beautiful sunny day with Mount Fuji in the background

a lovely sunny day with Mount Fuji in the background

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Yes, it is okay to have a career break

I wouldn't have seen this on my way to work

I wouldn’t have seen this on my way to work

A year ago I was hiking up to the top of the Hollywood sign in Los Angeles.  I was sweaty, exhausted and overly excited.  I had just started my travels around the world with Martin and so far we had visited New York, Boston and Washington D.C.  Now one year later I am back home, saving the pennies and living with my wonderful mum and dad.  Was it all worth it? Absolutely.

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