Photo of local Taiwanese bagpipe player during 2010 Taipei Whisky Live convention in honor of World Whisky Day on March 27, 2012
Photo of Mickey and Minnie as Easter Eggs at the 2011 Tokyo Disneyland Easter Wonderland event.
Torii gate at Itsukushima Shrine in Miyajima, Japan
Hard to believe that a year ago, Japan was forever changed after the devastating 9.0 earthquake and tsunami that literally leveled a portion of the island nation. We should all take some time to remember these events, and their continuing impact on Japan and its people.
Last March, we spent a couple days at one of Saigon’s newest luxury hotels, located right in the heart of District 1 and most of the important tourist attractions. The InterContinental Asiana Saigon Residences had opened shortly before our arrival and surprisingly we found a much better rate than many of the older, lower rated hotels.