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Take A Peek Inside The Nijo Castle Of Kyoto

Take A Peek Inside The Nijo Castle Of Kyoto

The city of Kyoto is most famous for its impressive and numerous religious sites set against an incredible natural backdrop.  The impressive and imposing Nijo Castle is the opposite of the inviting temples and shrines that are littered throughout the city.  This was built as […]

How To Go Directly To Or From Macau Through Hong Kong Airport

How To Go Directly To Or From Macau Through Hong Kong Airport

Macau has a small airport that mostly serves mainland China and a few other locations in Asia.  Chances are your Macau travels will route you through Hong Kong.  There is an easy option for those who are either going straight to Macau from Hong Kong […]

Getting The Most Out Of A Visit To La Sagrada Família

Getting The Most Out Of A Visit To La Sagrada Família

The most popular tourist attraction in Barcelona is still under construction and isn’t expected to be completed for nearly a decade.  Designed by the world renowned Antonio Gaudí La Sagrada Família is a towering basilica that has become the symbol of the dynamic city of […]

The Top Travel Loyalty Programs

The Top Travel Loyalty Programs

    There are many different types of travel reward cards.  Some credit card points are tied to the bank themselves.  Other’s have partnered with either an airline or hotel chain.  If the reward program is held by a financial institution your points can either […]

Conquering Disneyland: A Guide To Visiting The Happiest Place On Earth

Conquering Disneyland: A Guide To Visiting The Happiest Place On Earth

Disneyland has been entertaining and inspiring guests since it opened in 1955.  It has a unique, charismatic, indescribable quality that other Disney parks lack. In many ways the original is still the best.   In addition to being the only park designed by Walt Disney, it […]

Conquering Kyoto: Travel Planning Guide

Conquering Kyoto: Travel Planning Guide

Overview Kyoto is more than the heart of Japan.  It is also its soul.  As beautiful as pictures are, this is a place that cannot be adequately described or photographed.  Sight is only one sense and Kyoto is a city that engages all of them to […]

The Whimsical Autumn Colors Of Kyoto

The Whimsical Autumn Colors Of Kyoto

Kyoto is one of the most beautiful cities in the world to visit thanks to an idealistic setting.  The city is wonderful any time of year, but the place becomes extra special during the spring cherry blossom or Sakura season and the fall foliage season […]

The Kiyomizu-dera Temple In Kyoto Has The Wow Factor

The Kiyomizu-dera Temple In Kyoto Has The Wow Factor

It can be difficult to stand out in the beautiful city of Kyoto.   With 2,000 religious sites in the city, temples are literally everywhere and you won’t have time to see them all.  One of the most famous in all of Japan is Kiyomizu-dera […]

Exploring The Fushimi Inari Shrine In Kyoto

Exploring The Fushimi Inari Shrine In Kyoto

Kyoto is home to thousands of religious sites in all shapes and sizes.  Each is special and unique in their own way.  It is difficult to single out one or two as the very best, but if you have to pick one, Fushimi Inari Shrine […]

Conquering Hong Kong Disneyland: A Guide To The First Disney Park in China

Conquering Hong Kong Disneyland: A Guide To The First Disney Park in China

Overview   Hong Kong Disneyland opened in 2005 as the first Disney resort in China.  It is jointly owned by Disney and the government of Hong Kong.  Located on reclaimed land on Lantau Island it is easily accessible from both Downtown Hong Kong and Hong […]