Recently I stayed at the Sheraton Miyako Hotel in Tokyo, Japan for about 1 week. And boy oh boy, it was quite the hotel....as always here's my unadulterated review of my stay at the Sheraton Miyako Hotel Tokyo. This was my first time staying at the Sheraton Miyako in Tokyo...
Are you serious? This is insane! A few million dollars for a small 'ancient' vase (Read the original article below). Imagine if you were the winning bidder, and went up on stage to receive the vase, and then you tripped and dropped the vase on the floor. Damn that would suck big time[...]
One of the most famous landmarks in all of Taiwan, would be the Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial located in the heart of Taipei city. This memorial hall and square was built in the late 1970's for the late Chiang Kai-Shek, who was the long time leader of Taiwan since the communist take over of the Chin[...]
This is not easy for China. Their air pollution is quite bad...BUT..here's the BIG BUT. At least they are trying to do something. For a developing country of over 1 billion people, this is not easy, but I think they are getting the wake up call, especially if you can't even see through the fog o[...]
After enjoying some hot springs in Beitou, Taipei, in Taiwan, one of the best things to enjoy also is the hot pot! For those of you who do not know what hot pot is, it is basically where you choose your side dishes (raw ingredients) to cook your self in a pot of boiling broth. This is extremel[...]
I think the main thing is that if you are traveling to a country that has a religious or conservative view, its just about respect and just beware of how you dress. No matter how ridiculous the law maybe, in the end you are a visitor to someone else's country...so you need to abide by their laws.[...]
In preparation for my upcoming honeymoon with my wife, we were planning to go to Hualien, Taiwan, by taking the railway train from Taipei, Taiwan. Upon preparing for this trip, we looked to see how to purchase the train tickets online. It turned out that the online system is not overly user fr[...]
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