James Davies - Writer in Tokyo

James Davies

I'm a writer in Tokyo, Japan

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About me

I am freelance writer and photographer living in Tokyo after three years in Singapore and nearly 20 in London. Originally from the UK I manage my own travel website full of destination guides and itineraries based on my travels to locations all over the world. A complete Japanophile I love good food, good music, beer and sumo.

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  1. A Visit to Gunkanjima

    4 February 2022

    In December I visited Hashima, the deserted island off the coast of Nagasaki more commonly known as Gunkanjima, or Battleship Island.

    Once the most densely populated place on earth, Hashima has been empty since the coal mines that sit beneath the island closed in 1974.

    Tours to Hashima allow visitors... continue reading (0, 1 image)