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Five Days in Japan

With just five days in Japan, it’s time to hustle. The wealth of offerings means there’s no shortage of customizable itineraries, but one that allows a look into both the traditional history and modern oddities of Japan is Osaka-Kyoto-Nara-Tokyo. This route is also a good compromise for those who want a balance between urban and […]

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The Ten Best Places to See Wildlife in Asia

It’s true that illegal logging, poachers and globalization are all taking their unfortunate toll on lush Asian terrain and the wildlife it houses. However, many sanctuaries and national parks are doing their part to rehabilitate endangered species and reintroduce them into the wild, as well as to establish eco-tourism adventures. And with so many refuges […]

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The Ten Busiest Airports in the World

Each year hundreds of millions of travelers take to the skies, but some airports are a bit busier than others. The following is a list of the world’s ten busiest airports by passenger traffic with some information on the airports themselves and the cities in which they reside. The data is from Airports Council International […]

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A look at the skyline of Tokyo with the Tokyo Tower on the right.

Travel Guide to Tokyo and its Attractions

Tokyo, known as Edo until 1868, is by far one of the most futuristic cities in the world. Wondering through this high-rise and high-tech landscape and you will feel that the visuals from sci-fi thrillers have literally taken concrete shape: skyscrapers illuminated with glowing signs, taxis with automated doors, subways that stop in shopping malls, […]

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