Coming to South Korea in spring? The Garden of Morning Calm is one of the best places to see!

The Garden of Morning Calm in South Korea is one of the best places to visit in spring. Check out these photos.


How Travel Is Changing Me

Nobody else can discover the world for you but yourself. Go see. Then tell your own stories. –Wanders of Eve

Visiting Siem Reap? Come Stay at Khmere Maison D’ Angkor

Whenever I travel, I want to immerse myself in the culture of other countries so as much as possible, I prefer to stay in accommodations that reflect their traditional homes. I already stayed in a ryokan (dyokan) in Nara, Japan last year. It was a minimalist room with woven straw flooring. And I felt like…

Around the city of Kyoto for PHP200 a day

Transportation is quite expensive and can eat away a considerable fraction of your budget when in Japan. While a JR pass is useful when you go like from Osaka to Tokyo, in Kyoto there are a few JR lines so an all-day bus pass will really serve you well. At 500 yen or 200 pesos,…

145 Hours in Room 715

My affliction was good for me because it thought me to pay attention to your decrees. –Psalm 119:71

A Light unto my path

The ten thousand torii gates of Fushimi Inari-taisha is one of the most beautiful sights I have seen in Kyoto. But aside from the beautiful shrine and its gates, there is also one thing that captured my attention – the lanterns that hung above the torii gates. They illuminate the path during the night, just…