February 2014

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    Why Your Next Skiing or Snowboarding Trip Should be Niseko, Japan

Why Your Next Skiing or Snowboarding Trip Should be Niseko, Japan

By |February 21st, 2014|

An idea, a window of opportunity and confidence were the three ingredients that underpinned a unique and memorable snowboarding trip in Japan.

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December 2013

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    My 7 Days in Jordan for History, Relaxation and Breathtaking Landscapes

My 7 Days in Jordan for History, Relaxation and Breathtaking Landscapes

By |December 1st, 2013|

“Once a year, go somewhere you haven’t been before” – Dalai Lama
It was this very quote that persuaded me that I should visit Jordan. I’m so glad I did too.

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October 2013

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    Discover Street Art in London with a Walk Through Shoreditch

Discover Street Art in London with a Walk Through Shoreditch

By |October 26th, 2013|

“Where shall I go if I want to see some art in London?”

I remember being asked this question by a traveller friend visiting London.

If you open the travel guides, you’ll probably be pointed towards galleries like Tate Modern and National Gallery. I’m not attempting to criticise the art in these places. However, my advise will always be…

“Take your camera and head to Shoreditch – discover some new street art”

Why discover? Well, not every piece of street art is as obvious to the eye as you might think…

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    Why a Run Through London at Night is the Best Way to See the Famous Landmarks

Why a Run Through London at Night is the Best Way to See the Famous Landmarks

By |October 23rd, 2013|

You can probably tell from many of the other blogs on TheCounterintuitive.com, that I’m a big fan of health, fitness and running in particular. One of the things I missed the most when I was travelling, was my regular evening run through London. Simply put, London is most beautiful at night and the best way to see all the famous landmarks at the perfect time is with a run.
It’s an alternative way to see London in all its beauty, it’s free, it doesn’t matter the weather and it’s a bound to be a memorable experience.
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June 2013

What’s Next For TheCounterintuitive?

By |June 5th, 2013|

Since returning to London and back to a full time job, a lot of people have asked me what I expect to do with this blog.

The blog will certainly continue and here’s an outline of what I intend to post on…

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