As a whole, the month of December is a whirlwind. Even as the chaos of Thanksgiving weekend begins to fade, the world is already preparing for the end-of-year holidays. Balancing the frenzy of shopping, company parties, and family time can be daunting, but those who manage to squeeze in time to get away—or perhaps, give … Continue reading 9 Best Places to travel at the end of the year.
In your average year I take over 30 flights. I’m not rich, but I’m rich in travel experiences. People often ask me how I afford to travel so much because flights can be expensive, but I am usually very flexible and I often plan my travels around the cheap flights I can find. For example, … Continue reading How to find a cheap flight.
Winters in Korea can be harsh, averaging a temperature of -10 to 5 degrees Celsius through the day. Even my native Korean friend would say, “Our winter is the kind of cold that will make you angry!” So, it’s not surprising that most people tend to avoid visiting Korea during the months from December to … Continue reading Ji-Won’s Winter Seoul Travelogue
Back when I was a single female (before Josh came along), I wanted to travel, but it was always?difficult to find others who could travel with me. ?If this is the way you feel…don’t feel stuck…just go it alone! ?Traveling solo?can be a wonderful experience, full of personal growth and introspection.? Some females are a … Continue reading 6 Reasons for Solo Travel in Hong Kong (Even solo female travelers)
Shanghai bristles with buildings, but the city doesn't boast must-see sights like New York or Rome. The joys of Shanghai, instead, are on the street level, where everyday life unfolds with bewildering variety. An elderly woman in pajamas will be chopping vegetables on the stoop of her lane house, while a Prada-clad beauty will sashay … Continue reading 10 Things to do in Shanghai, China
Japan, with its zen-like temples and compact size, is a magical, intriguing and marvelous travel destination hardwired for female solo travelers. Famous for its intricate culture, Japan delights solo travelers with its mesmerizing natural beauty, tranquility and inner balance. What’s more, it’s incredibly safe and has charming locals that can make your solo escape even … Continue reading 12 Reasons Japan is the ultimate destination for female traveler with travel mate!
There are two options when traveling: 1) Go to all of the tourist places, and 2) Live like the locals. Each has its own pros and cons but the local lifestyle may give you that vacation you have always desired. Let’s break it down to see what each option has to offer. 1. The tourist. … Continue reading How to travel like a local