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Planning Your Trip to Osaka in 2020

Osaka skyline as seen from the Umeda Sky Building

Osaka, Japan’s second largest city, is often compared to neighboring Kyoto, which seems to be more vibrant and bustling than itself. As a result, many travelers go straight to Kyoto or Tokyo and bypass Osaka altogether. This is a big mistake, and I believe that Osaka should be the first Japanese city you visit. Let’s … Read More

Discovering the Joys Your Home State Offers

Breathtaking view of Jackson Hole, Wyoming

When you think travel destinations, “far away places with strange-sounding names” likely come to mind. But while there are plenty of these you can visit, going there can be an expensive proposition. If your budget demands something a little less exotic but just as fascinating, consider going to one of your home state destinations. It’s … Read More