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.
Ever had any bad experiences at immigration checkpoints?
The ark is, in fact, a multi-storey building serving as either a hotel or a youth hostel located on the top floor, and as I walked around, I finally saw some sign of life. A group of Christians had just checked in for a weekend camp.
There is a growing demand for the King of Fruits in Australia, but the supply is limited because of a relatively smaller number of commercial growers, mostly from Queensland.
A country’s slogan should reflect the nation and its people. Is Malaysia, ‘Truly Asia’?
The rafflesia takes six to nine months to go from bud to bloom, and then it dies in a week! So it is not just elusive, the rafflesia’s story is quite tragic, really. Up close with the Rafflesia, the largest and smelliest flower on Earth You’d have to be like Indiana Jones and hack your […]
Pickpocketing is a by-product of tourism. Malaysia is no exception as tourists do get pickpocketed and robbed sometimes – this is based on facts from tourist police.
It is one of the scariest places on earth, with an evil aura and a spooky disposition. And as I mentioned, I felt I was being watched when I was there. Is it a haunted place? My bone-chilling assessment is “yes”. End of the road: What is it about Japan’s Aokigahara Forest that attracts tourists? […]
When you’re travelling, using the public toilet is inevitable. Although not all toilets are deplorable, there are some which are truly remarkable.