Ben and I are at it again. We’re trying to decide which is better, Paris or Prague. Ben thinks Paris, and I think Prague. Ben says it’s Paris because it has the Eiffel Tower and Prague has nothing of the sort, although it does have some pretty cool bridges and a lovely St. Vitus Cathedral. […]
A video review of the newly opened Hotel Republic San Diego Autograph Collection in Downtown San Diego. In this video I show you the neighborhood around the hotel, the common areas of the hotel, and the inside of one of the guest rooms. The Hotel Republic San Diego Autograph Collection just opened in November of […]
A travel guide for visiting the historic farming village of Shirakawa-go in Gifu, Japan. Everything you need to know to visit Shirakawa including How to get there, inside the farm houses, where to eat, and what to do! A quick and easy day trip from Kanazawa, Shirakawa is a really neat collection of historic farming […]
The best way to get YEN when you are traveling to Japan is from Japanese ATMs. In particular, ATMs from the Japan Post Office, and from 7-11. There are a few things you’ll need to know about Japanese ATMS that I share with you, and I go over the basics of Japanese Yen.
Tips to make your stay in a Hotel Room more comfortable and enjoyable. I stay in a ton of hotels and I share some of the tricks that I have learned over the years. 1. Steam clothes in the shower. 2. Use the Ironing board as an impromptu dining table 3. Hanger clips to close […]
A video review of the Kanazawa Sainoniwa Hotel, rated #1 on Tripadvisor in Kanazawa Japan. A combination of a classic Japanese Ryokan, Onsen, and a modern hotel. The Kanazawa Sainoniwa Hotel is definitely one of my favorite hotels in Japan that I have stayed in. Excellent breakfast, nice onsen, comfortable beds, and great service.
A travel guide for visiting the city of Vienna in Austria. Highlights include: Vienna Opera House, Cafe Sacher for Sacher Tortes, Shopping, Hofburg Palace, Cici Museum, Demel for Chocolate, How to ride public transportation in Vienna, Riding the circle tram, Wieners and Sausages, Plachutta for Wienerschnitzel and Boiled Beef, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Hundertwasserhaus, and the […]
I share my three favorite loyalty programs for frequent hotel stays with tips and tricks to maximize your rewards from the programs. My ranking is based on my personal experience with over 1,000 nights in hotel rooms. I like to stay in nice hotels, and redeem points for REALLY NICE hotels that I probably couldn’t […]
Awesome gift ideas for the travel loving person in your life! 30 travel gift ideas from travel accessories, travel clothing, to luggage, to travel electronics. EXPAND DESCRIPTION FOR FULL GIFT IDEA LIST. 1- Pacsafe Theft Proof Bags Pacsafe Bag Video Review: https://youtu.be/UcvhG1FEfh8 Pacsafe Metrosafe LS250 $45 on Amazon: http://amzn.to/2zQYdYn 2- Foldable Duffel Bag & Backpack […]