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 […]
Behind the scenes of how I run my travel channel, Yellow Productions. From how I plan out my videos, shooting the video and get it on Youtube, to ongoing activities of “running” the channel like Youtube Analytics. 1- It’s not my full time job, it’s a “hobby” Yes, Youtube pays a little from Ads, but […]
A travel guide for visiting the city of Kanazawa in Japan. Kanazawa is most well known for it’s well preserved Edo-era streets. Kanazawa was the 2nd largest city (after Kyoto) to escape Air-Raids in World War Two. In this video we’ll visit: Kenroku-en Garden – One of the three best gardens in Japan, Kanazawa Castle […]
A review of my favorite travel bag, the Pacsafe Metrosafe LS250 Anti-Theft Shoulder Bag. I love this bag… I take it with me on every trip I take… it holds my stuff, and keeps it safe! I’ve had lots of questions about my bag, so I thought I’d make this review to share it with […]
Mori Mori Sushi, located in Kanazawa Japan is an amazing Conveyor Belt Sushi restaurant. The fish is amazingly tasty and fresh, and for extra fun, the “special order” sushi gets delivered on a shinkansen sushi train!
A tour inside Eataly Los Angeles at Westfield Century City. Eataly, the world’s biggest and best Italian supermarket just opened a new Eataly location in LA with 67,000 square feet, 10,000 products for sale, nine food stalls, four restaurants and two cafes/bars on three floors, with 400-plus employees to seat 600 diners. Some of the […]
American Airlines going for Greyhound with a 30 inch seat pitch. United will be configuring Economy with 10 seats across. Southwest plans to fly to Hawaii. Dubai Airport testing a passenger screening aquarium Poodle closes runway, disrupts 14 flights at Tokyo’s Haneda airport. Arkansas family awarded more than $500,000 after awaking to find bedbugs at […]
Riding the Streetcars in Melbourne Australia is easy! Melbourne’s trams are free in the city center. Just get on and get off. The Free zone is clearly signed. You’ll Need a Myki otherwise if you are going outside the city center. You can buy a Myki card at vending machines or 7-11. Tap on… do […]
A travel guide for visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria in Melbourne Australia. The Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne has free admission and is located near the city center. The gardens are internationally renowned with over 10,000 individual species. If you like nature and gardens, the Royal Botanic Gardens is worth a couple hour stroll on […]
A travel guide for visiting St Kilda, Melbourne’s most famous beach located just 6km south of Melbourne’s city center. St Kilda is also home to a colony of over 1,000 penguins. The best time to see the penguins is either at dawn or at desk. St Kilda has a very nice beach boardwalk, an amusement […]
The best and most delicious food to eat in Melbourne Australia that won’t break your wallet. Melbourne is often considered the foodie capital of Australia and in this video I’ll tell you some of my favorite places for cheap burgers, noodles, and more! 1. The Fitz (and Fitzroy Neighborhood) — Burgers and more! 2. Queen […]