A visit to the Tsurunoyu Onsen

A visit to the Tsurunoyu Onsen

As our taxi driver missed the entrance and proceeded to do a U-turn in the middle of the road, I thought the gorgeous fall colors…

Kayotei Country Inn in Ishikawa

Kayotei Country Inn in Ishikawa

By Everett Kennedy Brown When I first heard of Hokuriku I thought it sounded like a rooster call. When I actually visited the region just…

Transportation to Major Cruise Ports

Transportation to Major Cruise Ports

Getting to the ports of Yokohama, Tokyo (Harumi) and Kobe from nearby airports and downtown areas is easy and convenient. Airport shuttles, taxis and limos…

5 Ways to Indulge Kyoto-style

5 Ways to Indulge Kyoto-style

Kyoto, located in the Kinki region of Japan, is arguably the country‚Äôs most beautiful and historic city. With much of its original architecture still intact,…

Kyoto is a Magical Journey

Kyoto is a Magical Journey

Kyoto is magical and it is easy to understand why the city received Conde’ Nast Travelers Readers’ Choice Award as the best Asian city of…

The Travels of Ken & Bill Vol.5

VI. Speaking of Food Did I mention eating? Here is a typical dinner, this one served to us at the Grandvrio Hotel, built in the…