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6 Things To Do And See In Tokyo (Other Than Cherry Blossoms)

6 Things To Do And See In Tokyo (Other Than Cherry Blossoms)

  Cherry blossom season is upon us again and is scheduled to hit Tokyo sometime in late March. This is arguably one of the best, and most beautiful times of year to visit Japan, and it’s probably nearly impossible to imagine springtime in Japan without […]

Miyazaki Magic: Visiting Ghibli Museum

Miyazaki Magic: Visiting Ghibli Museum

Almost exactly a year ago today I landed in Japan for the very first time. As the train pulled into downtown Tokyo I felt a huge wave of excitement. Japan had been my dream for the longest time, but always seemed to elude me. I’ve […]

5 Romantic Cities to Visit in 2017

5 Romantic Cities to Visit in 2017

Valentine’s Day has just passed (I hope you all had a fantastic one), but I’m a true believer in keeping the romance going all year long. So, in that spirit, let’s take a look at some of the most romantic cities in the world that you should be visiting in 2017:

2. Lisbon, Portugal

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If the old-fashioned charm and friendly people don’t capture your heart, the colorful buildings and quaint trams certainly will! Visiting Lisbon is the perfect way to show yourself a little love—and that’s the best kind, isn’t it?

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2. Kyoto, Japan

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There are few places in the world as magical as Kyoto, and it is one city I would definitely return to in a heartbeat. The peaceful serenity and gorgeous nature will give you plenty of time to reflect on how much you love that special someone.

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3. Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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It’s not hard to pinpoint what makes Amsterdam such a romantic city. Those dreamy canals, whimsical markets, and fanciful lanes and byways pretty much say it all!

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4. Cappadocia, Turkey

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Cappadocia seems to be all about romance and whimsy. You can take hikes among the fairy chimneys, go on a hot air balloon ride, or get lost in your thoughts while smoking a hookah and drinking Turkish tea. You’ll most definitely fall in love with this cute little town.

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5. Ubud, Bali

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Nothing quite says romance like a little taste of island life. Bali is an incredible place to visit, both solo or with someone you love. The tropical panoramas and friendly people will surely kindle a spark of passion in you for this beautiful island! Who knows? Maybe you’ll fall in love.

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What do you think are some of the most romantic cities in the world? Share your travel experiences! 

Japanese Magic: Visiting Kyoto

Japanese Magic: Visiting Kyoto

“Life is a mystery. But listen. Why did I turn up in your life in the first place? Do you believe in fate? Was your fate controlled by me, or was being controlled by me your fate? But in the end, aren’t they just two […]