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Staying in a Ryokan for a Taste of Japanese Hospitality

Staying in a Ryokan for a Taste of Japanese Hospitality

Japan has a distinct culture that tourists will want to discover and explore. If you’re traveling to this country with a thirst for cultural experience, stay in a ryokan, a Japanese-style inn providing more than just a place to sleep. A ryokan will let you experience the traditional Japanese hospitality and lifestyle, thus, making it a perfect accommodation option if you are a “culture vulture” type of traveler. It is also a popular place to stay for the travelling Japanese. The kind of ryokan you choose to book will depend on how much you can spend for and how intimate … Continued
Top Romantic Island Getaways to Visit

Top Romantic Island Getaways to Visit

ROMANTIC ISLAND GETAWAY Are you planning to bring your partner into different romantic island getaways? If your answer is yes, then you are lucky enough to find the best island getaways that will surely give you the excitement that you want to feel with your partner. Here are some of the best romantic island getaways that are highly recommended by many lovers out there who were able to experience real romantic sceneries with each other. Hawaii   http://modifylifestyle.com/ Hawaii is one of the most visited places of many lovers. The Island seems to be one of the perfect places where … Continued
Top 10 best diving spots in the world

Top 10 best diving spots in the world

You are on your search for the best dive spots in the world, right? Well, you are on the right place. This article will debunk to you the best spots that always receive positive reviews from lots of scuba excursion aficionados. In no particular order, here are the top 10 best dive spots in the world. 1) SS Yongala Wreck   http://outofthedoor.com/ A wide range of marine life is waiting to be discovered at SS Yongala Wreck. This wreckage of the long streamer dubbed as Yongala had sunk on way back in 1911 due to a cyclone. The wreck has … Continued
Top Five Road Trips Across Asia

Top Five Road Trips Across Asia

A road trip is the manifestation of the saying “It’s the journey, not the destination”. It is a test of endurance, and self-reliance, and more often than not, people become better because of the road trips they take. Asia, being the largest and most diverse continent on the planet, offers some exhilarating cross country road trips to travelers. The top five are: 1. Leh- Manali (India) The Leh-Manali highway is one of the most iconic road trips on the Himalayas, which goes through the famous destinations Leh and Manali. Although you need to be on a bike to truly experience … Continued
Diving in Pulau Tioman

Diving in Pulau Tioman

Diving in Pulau Tioman – nature’s perfect vacation spot for Open Water Divers With its powder-white sandy beaches and turquoise waters, Malaysia’s Tioman Island is a haven for holidaymakers wanting to relax and explore the area’s thriving sea gardens. Indeed, diving in Pulau Tioman is amongst the best in the world – whether you’ve never tried diving before or are an experienced diver looking for an amazing new adventure. For those who want to spend some time on dry land, soak up the island’s authentic atmosphere by sampling one of the roadside stalls, often selling fresh seafood and there is … Continued
Penang Island Food Paradise

Penang Island Food Paradise

A hawker in Gurney Drive preparing wantan noodles which is among the 13 Penang street food which only locals should cook. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Hasnoor Hussain, January 19, 2015.In the food paradise of Penang, 13 types of street food have been identified as popular local specialities that should be cooked by Malaysians as the state takes its first step towards retaining the unique taste and flavour of its famous cuisine. They are assam laksa, char koay teow, curry mee, hokkien mee, lor bak (avillion bak), wantan noodles, pasembor, chee cheong fun, mee sotong, char koay kak, oh … Continued
Be Spontaneous With A Surprise Holiday

Be Spontaneous With A Surprise Holiday

The concept of a ‘surprise’ holiday may be unpleasant to some; after all, isn’t half the fun of a vacation looking forward to going there? Maybe it is, but if you hanker for something a little spontaneous and fun, then a surprise holiday might just work for you. The ‘surprise’ aspect of a surprise holiday does not come from a sudden decision to go on holiday, but rather where you go. You can still book the time off work, get a dog sitter in and get your documentation in order: just book a couple of weeks (or however long you … Continued
Online Travel Agents vs. High Street Travel Agents

Online Travel Agents vs. High Street Travel Agents

Once upon a time, when people wanted to book a holiday they went to see the travel agent. Usually found on a high street with heavy pedestrian traffic, the travel agent was the start of vacation dreams for several decades – until a new, flashier kid arrived on the block. With the advent of the internet age, life for travel agents and holidaymakers changed forever. Now, we can go online and find the best deals to suit us, all without paying a hefty arrangement fee to a travel agent. It’s simple, easy and can be done from the comfort of … Continued