Emperor Akihito, the 125th emperor of Japan, will abdicate on April 30 to make way for his son Naruhito’s accension. This will mark the start of a new era for the country.
In my travels around the world, I have come to appreciate the beauty of the vehicle licence plate and love taking pictures of unusual ones.
This year, Apple Vacations have interesting packages to other countries in Asia namely Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, Taiwan and Thailand to name a few. With so many interesting places to visit, and activities to do, here is what you can anticipate from these travel destinations. For those who love to visit a White Hokkaido […]
This year, Apple Vacations has interesting travel packages to the West, with a highly recommended trip to the Scandinavian region comprising Sweden, Norway and Denmark. With Travelling periods starting from May 25, this trip is 16 days long and will include the Flamsbana Scenic Train and Geiranger Fjord Cruise in the itinerary. There is also […]
“As tour leaders and managers, we need to be able to overcome pressures. We also need to be alert as we are looking out for a big group of people,” says Elspeth Ooi.
Among the 196 member states in the UN are countries that don’t accept each other’s status. Nevertheless, they are all sovereign countries recognised in accordance to the UN charter.
By the time I finished Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn, the great Russian novelist and historian’s series of books on these cruel places, I had planned to see for myself what Siberia would be like.
Last week, while browsing in Taipei’s famous bookstore, Eslite, I was, as usual, attracted by the books placed prominently on the best seller rack. One particular title stood out – Thank You for Being Late – by New York Times bestselling author Thomas L. Friedman.
I respect the efforts of the Taiwan tourism officers (TVA) and the people involved in the country’s travel trade for tirelessly working on improving the tourism industry.
We were on a night flight to Hokkaido, Japan and the lights in the cabin had just been dimmed to allow passengers to rest or enjoy the in-flight entertainment.