Fushimi Inari Shrine was my favourite place in Kyoto. This magical mountain path is covered with 1000s of orange gates and is unlike any other hike I've experienced.
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove is an unforgettable place. Read more to see why.
Tofukuji Temple is one of Kyoto’s oldest and most famous temples. It's also one of Japan's most popular autumn viewing destinations. Read more to see why.
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.