Asia

A Day of Remembrance in Hiroshima

Hiroshima, one of Japan’s most popular tourist cities, is one of those destinations that you feel the need and desire to see, but it’s hard to get excited about.  Rather,...

Like it or not, the durian fruit is worth a try (if you can find it!)

I first learned about the durian fruit when I was visiting Malaysia a few years ago.  Tourists could be heard asking questions about it, while locals quickly dismissed it. It...

Angkor Wat

A Day of Ruins and Relaxation in Siem Reap, Cambodia

A visit to Siem Reap will not disappoint any tomb raider or Indiana Jones wannabe. You’ll have plenty of chances to climb around and explore the ancient temples and cities...

A Trip to One of the Most Dangerous Places on Earth – The DMZ

Panmunjom, the border of North Korea and South Korea If you are looking for a little adventure while visiting Seoul, take a day trip to the Demilitarized Zone, the DMZ....

A Massage in Xi’an, China – Happy because it was ending

While with a small tour group in Xi’an, we had some spare time in our schedule, so our guide asked us if there was anything we’d like to see or...