Himeji Castle is a gorgeous piece of design and engineering. Despite being Japan's finest castle, it's a miracle that it still stands today. Why is this?
What makes Nara so magical? The temples, shrines and ruins are amazing. But it's the wild Nara deer that are especially memorable.
Kamagasaki is Japan's biggest slum. Staying here sounds dangerous, but what's it actually like? I accidentally found out for myself.
Homemade drugs, hookers and ladyboy pimps. Or just another night in Saigon?
South Korea has so much good food that it's hard to know where to start. To help, I've made this food guide.
For my final day in South Korea, I climbed Geumjeongsan Mountain, home to mountain fortress and stunning natural formations. It was well worth the effort.
Korean street food is weird and wonderful. Here's my guide to the best Korean street food.
Haedong Yonggungsa Temple was serene until the gunfire started. The noise shocked me. What was happening at Busan's temple by the sea?
Hahoe Folk Village is what brought me all the way to Andong. But would it be worth it? There was a big surprise waiting right at the entrance.
Andong is a dreary place, it felt like a ghost town. As the capital of Korean Confucianism, it was supposed to offer so much more. Had I made a huge mistake coming here?