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Goths adore ghosts… and Miffy the cute bunny… so why not bring the two together? The twain have in fact now met: Miffy has a spook-tacular fashion collaboration with Ghostly!  Let’s start this story with the new Miffy new clothing line. Then, we’ll continue my Egypt Travel Talk adventures by descending into the tombs of […]
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Death becomes her… so don’t you dare wake us from our slumber! Why are Yukiro and I hanging out a coffin? Because Bangkok’s theme restaurants are strange and delightful. We’ll take you inside Kid Mai, a death-themed cafe… …and the fabulous Unicorn Cafe, which is rainbow cute overload! For you foodies, we also explored the outstanding […]
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Hail Horus, falcon-headed son of Osiris and Isis! My head still spins when I recall all the epic activities we did in Egypt, thanks to Travel Talk Tours. Today, we’ll explore the temples of Edfu and Kom Ombo — home to bird gods and mummified crocodiles. At the end, I’ll announce my next destination… it’s […]
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Did you know… Japan has an island populated by giant polka-dot pumpkins?  If you’re a contemporary art-lover, then you might have guessed that I’m hinting at the magical isle of Naoshima. (Wearing an Emilie Shanghai Nights dress by Realisation Par. Full grain leather dark blue backpack by Leo et Violette.) Read on for my guide […]
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I heart Egypt! No Photoshop here… I still can’t believe that I got to see ancient marvels like these all throughout the country. My 12-day journey with Travel Talk Tours included two ancient temples that were — believe it or not — relocated during the Aswan Dam construction. Let’s wander inside the magnificent Abu Simbel […]
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Don’t be Cross with me… or you might get a stake through the heart! It’s been a busy few months, and I’ve fallen behind on recapping my Asia travels. As I pray for your forgiveness, I’ll continue with our adventures in Thailand.  If you’re looking for Gothic, alternative and experimental fashion in Bangkok, then this […]
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“All the old paintings on the tombs They do the sand dance don’t you know If they move too quick (oh whey oh) They’re falling down like a domino…” Walking like an Egyptian, while in Egypt: goal unlocked, thanks to Travel Talk Tours! Yukiro and I were invited to join their Felucca and Red Sea […]
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Sending out a siren call to you… from the enticing Grotto Spa on Vancouver Island! This year has been a crazy one so far, with an enormous trip to Beirut, Paris and Egypt, and a freelance contract with Google’s Touring Bird. At this point, I’m ready to kick back and stick to shorter trips. A […]
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Every superhero needs an evil villain… good thing I can always rely on Yukiro to bring on the darkness! I can’t begin to tell you how much we loved Beirut: it lives up to its reputation as the hippest spot in the Middle East. Our stay at The Smallville was pure fun, as you’ll see […]
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Paris, it’s been a while! I’ve visited the “city of lights” twice before, but this was before starting this blog. At long last, I got the chance to come back and share some alternative travel stories with you. Of course, we’ll creep into the Catacombs, and look for vampires in Pere Lachaise cemetery. However, we’ll […]

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