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Our Love Affair With Japanese Food: Our Ten Favorites

Japanese food, for us, is one of the best cuisines in the world. We have had a love affair with the cuisine for a long time now and to this day it is still one of our favorites.  That is actually an understatement.  It is our favorite.  We just can’t get enough of Japanese food that we have it as often as we can.  One of the reasons why we love going to Japan is because we love their food.   The nice thing about Japanese food is that they tend to lean towards the healthy side and we feel we can indulge in it without so much guilt.  Healthy delicious food.  Following are some of the Japanese dishes that have captured our hearts and our palates.   Japanese Sushi.  We start off with the all-time favorite, the Japanese sushi.  Sushi is basically vinegared rice mixed with raw fish or...
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Airplane Etiquette : The Basics of Being A Good Flyer

We love traveling.  I am sure you do too. And part of having an enjoyable journey is having a pleasant plane ride.  Unknown to some, there are airline etiquettes that serve as guidelines to all travelers on how to behave when riding a plane with hundreds of people on board.   Whether you are a seasoned traveler or this is your first time on a plane, and whether that is a short or long haul flight that you are taking, it would serve you well to know and be aware of these airline etiquettes to ensure an easy flight for all. Make sure your carry-on bags conform to the size prescribed by the airline.  This way you avoid inconveniencing other passengers as you try to fit your oversized bags into the overhead bins.  These sizes have been determined based on the dimensions and capacity of...
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How To Protect Yourself From Thieves And Pickpockets While Traveling

Traveling should always be a fun experience. As travelers we are very vulnerable to thieves and pickpockets in any place in the world.  And thieves and pickpockets love to prey on the unsuspecting tourist.  Whether you are in Manila or enjoying the sights in Europe always make sure that you get yourself protected and employ all necessary precautions to protect yourself and your belongings.  Remember, just a small incident is enough to ruin any trip that is why it is important that you cover yourself to avoid any mishaps from happening.  Following are some tips that you can employ to avoid being victimized and as a result maximize your enjoyment while traveling. When out sightseeing always be aware of your surroundings and keep an eye on the people around you.  You’ll never know; the...
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How To Secure Your Luggage While Traveling

Traveling should always be a pleasant and enjoyable experience. And to maximize the fun, we always try to make sure that we take measures to prevent or at least minimize any untoward incidences from happening while traveling. Your luggage is one of the more important elements of your travel experience and it will benefit you greatly if you take measures that will safeguard them and prevent their loss or damage. Here are some tips for securing and protecting your luggage from damage, preventing loss of valuables and ensuring that you have a worry-free travel. Pack your own bags. Make sure that you know what your luggage contains. Many unsuspecting travelers have found themselves in hot water just because they had someone else pack their bags for them only. Also do not offer or accept...
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