Osaka in Timelapse

This time-lapse is from Osaka, Japan. It shows scenes from around the city, including the Umeda area and Sky building, Namba entertainment district, from some of the many trains that make their way around the city and from the Itami airport. Read More

Tokyo in Timelapse

This time lapse is from Tokyo, Japan. It shows scenes from around the city, including one of my favourite landmarks, the Senso-ji Temple in Asakusa. It also has footage from a driverless train that makes its way around Tokyo Bay. Read More

Instatravel in Japan!

Over the last few days I've been spending a little bit of time playing with Instagram. Initially when I decided to get an iPhone, one of the main reasons was to be able to share photos from my travels in a way that was as close as possible to real time. Read More

Melbourne in Timelapse

At the start of the year I set out to do a project where I'd shoot a timelapse feature video of 12 cities this year, one each month. Part way through the month as the hours piled on, I realised just how much time this was going to take! Despite this, I spent the month shooting, experimenting and editing, and somehow finished with the month's project completed. Read More
How to Save Money Traveling in Australia

How to Save Money Traveling in Australia

Australia is one of the most expensive countries to travel at the moment. This article provides some advice for saving money while you're there! Read More
How to Save Money Traveling in Australia

About RTW Diaries

RTW Diaries is a travel blog with tips on:
- preparing for Travel 
- Travel Gear 
- Route planning
- Destinations
Apart from that it has regular updates from one really long trip. 
In 2007 I left my job as a lawyer in Australia and started traveling the world. At the same time I started on the path to becoming a professional travel photographer. Over the last 5 years I've visited around 68 countries on all the inhabited continents, and many of these a few times. 

My RTW Trip

In 2012 I started another RTW trip, aiming to:
- Cross every inhabited continent over land at least once
- Visit Antarctica

- Share the journey through my blog