Hi Pals, I’ve been frequenting Canberra for a while now seeing as a few of good friends live up there. I kind of want to move to Canberra – the people are friendly, coffee is good and there is a hella good all vegan cafe called ‘Sweet Bones‘ up there too. The last time I was there was for Nika’s birthday and Chola’s art show. We figured, we all had some spare time so why not make it a road trip back to Melbourne.

Dog on the Tuckerbox, Gundagai || Birthday Selfie

Animal City

Hi Pals,

Let’s talk about animal cities in Japan. The two most popular would be Nara and Okunoshima (Bunny Island.)  However for those wanting to see what other places you can venture off too, click here.

I’m all for seeing animals if it’s for conservation or it’s a sanctuary. Animal Cafe’s are pretty popular in Tokyo, but make sure you’re contributing to well run venues who care for the animal welfare over anything. If you must see a café – take a look at listed ones that are recommended here which are

Preferably, go to where the animals are wild and can walk around freely such as Nara, Okunoshima and Miyajima

So, here’s how to spend your time in Nara or Okunoshima.