There are many wonderful but weird things in Japan, and they don’t get much weirder than the Cosplay culture of Tokyo’s Akihabara district. Every Sunday the main street is closed to cars and taken over by the wildly dressed locals. Cosplay, or Costume Play, brings together fans of the Japanese comics and animations known as […]

When international tourists think of Queensland they tend to think of the sun, surf, and sand of The Australia Gold Coast. But within Australia, the state has another, more dubious reputation as the home of Big Things. More than 40 massive sculptures are dotted around the state. There are enormous animals, gigantic pieces of fruit, […]