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Exploring Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter

Exploring Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter

All of the headlines in Barcelona may go to La Sagrada Familia, other Guadi architecture, La Rambla, and beaches, but no visit to Barcelona is complete without a trip to Barcelona’s oldest part of town.  It’s characteristic lanes are packed with wonderful architecture and plenty […]

Exploring Montjuïc: Barcelona’s Hilltop Perch

Exploring Montjuïc: Barcelona’s Hilltop Perch

One of the joys of visiting a vibrant city is viewing it from above.  Looking down on the energy gives a certain appreciation that can’t be appreciated at eye level.  Barcelona has a view places to see the city from above including tremendous views from […]

Traveling Between Hong Kong And Macau By Ferry

Traveling Between Hong Kong And Macau By Ferry

  One of the most popular side trips from Hong Kong is Macau.  They are the only two Special Administrative Regions (SAR) of China, meaning they have a high degree of autonomy from mainland China.  As a result they operate types of businesses that you […]

2018 New Theme Park Attraction Guide

2018 New Theme Park Attraction Guide

  2017 was another successful year for the theme park industry.  Even with rising prices, the parks are packed and emerging theme park markets in Asia and the Middle East continue to grow.  The future looks bright for fans as companies continue to invest to […]

Conquering Macau: Travel Planning Guide

Conquering Macau: Travel Planning Guide

Macau is one of the more interesting places in all of Asia.  While some know it as the Vegas of Asia, the small island has influences from colonial Portugal, China, as well as the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas.  There is plenty to see […]

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 […]