Top Things to Do in Kyoto with Kids (or Without)

No matter what kind of traveler you are, you’ll find loads of things to do in Kyoto. Flashpackers and family travelers alike will find Japan’s ancient capital to be a fascinating place to explore. Travel in Kyoto with kids is amazing, but those same Kyoto attractions are just as cool for adults, as well. Scroll […]

Spanish Meal Times – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner in Spain – Spanish Eating Habits

Lunch and dinner in Spain are later than you think — how do Spanish eating habits and Spanish meal times compare to your home country? For us, having such a late dinner in Spain took quite a bit of adjustment. If you’re going to visit the country for a week or a year, you might […]

Kyoto Restaurants After Dark: The Magical Trip Kyoto Food Tour

Like many aspects of Japanese culinary culture, Kyoto food traditions (and even some Kyoto restaurants) can be traced back hundreds of years. Local tour operator, Magical Trip, connects you with local Kyoto food guides for a tantalizing walk through one of Japan’s most famous dining districts. In this Kyoto Night Foodie Tour review, we’ll cover […]

Barcelona in Winter – Why You’ll Love Barcelona in November through February

Not just a warm-weather destination, Barcelona in winter is still an amazing place to discover. Many people say that the best time to visit Barcelona is summertime, but I’m here to tell you that Barcelona at Christmas time is worth considering. Come to Barcelona in November through January and you’ll find a dynamic city with […]

Tokyo for Kids! Things to Do in Tokyo with Kids – Tokyo Travel Blog

Tokyo travel blog: what are the best things to do in Tokyo with kids? If visiting Japan with kids isn’t on your bucket list, it should be. I lived in Tokyo for 13 years. My kids were born there, and we return regularly (now in Osaka). And I can tell you that there are more […]

Things to Do on Lombok with Kids or Without —Best Attractions in Lombok

With so many things to do on Lombok, it’s no wonder that adventurous Bali regulars are looking more at the island neighbor to the east. We loved exploring what to do in Lombok with kids, but there are attractions in Lombok for every type of traveler. From luxury resorts to camping on tiny islands, the […]

Things to Do in Ubud with Kids or Without — Ubud Tours, Classes & More

Looking for things to do in Ubud with kids or on your own? Or perhaps searching for Ubud tours or creative classes for you and your travel buddies? There are so many great things to do in Ubud Bali. In fact, you’d have to stay for months to do them all. We love exploring Indonesia, […]

Things to do in Cuenca Spain — How to spend 48 hours in Cuenca Spain

Roman ruins, gothic towers, and hanging houses — these are just a few things to do in Cuenca Spain. Perched atop a craggy cliff face halfway between Madrid and Valencia, the Medieval town of Cuenca Spain is a fascinating place to visit. Most people pop in for a day trip from Madrid, and that can […]

Things to Do in Kota Kinabalu: Kota Kinabalu Tours, Day Trips & More

Building a Kota Kinabalu itinerary? Malaysian Borneo’s most exciting city has plenty in store for just about any traveler. Amazing markets. Incredible trekking. First-class scuba and snorkeling and loads of other adventures. There are so many great things to do in Kota Kinabalu that you’ll have no trouble fulling a day a week or a […]

What to Eat in Japan – The Best Food in Japan for Kids & Picky Eaters

What’s the best food in Japan? Wondering what to eat in Japan? For people like me, the answer to these questions is EVERYTHING. However, not everyone is willing (or able) to try whatever’s on offer. Some kids and picky eaters have particular tastes or digestive issues. Some people have allergies or other dietary restrictions that […]