Shopping mall chic. Sapporo, Japan. December 2012

Japan’s fourth-largest city, Sapporo, is famed for it’s beer and it’s February Snow Festival but we arrived during Christmas week with a clear mind and no expectations of what was in store for us. As our plane touched down on the bleak, snow-covered tarmac we were […]

Room with a view. Niseko, Japan. January 2013

A red poinsettia framed in the window sill greets the Boxing Day sore heads as beech trees are weighed down by yet another overnight snowfall in the picturesque ski resort of Niseko. In some of the coldest reaches of north western Japan on the island of […]

Guggenheim Annex, New York 2010

Visiting the Guggenheim Museum was one of the most exciting, and most disappointing, experiences of our first trip to New York. Having been HUGE fans of Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture for a very long time, this museum was number ONE on our list to visit. Little […]

East Village bird, New York. September 2010.

East Village bird, New York. September 2010.

Walking around East Village on Manhattan’s lower east side is to discover the true history of old New York. The East Village itself is a raw mix of old drugstores and dive bars alongside groovy tattoo shops, hipster ice creameries, vintage punk stores and queues outside David Chang’s […]