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Tour The Magnificent Sapporo Snow Festival Odori Site

Free Sapporo Snow Festival handouts are available at hotels and throughout town to give visitors specific information on what sculptures, food venues, warming stations, and performance times are located in each block along the Odori Promenade. #4 Block. The star

Royal Caribbean Voyager of the Seas: Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Voyager of the Seas first port of call was Kaohsiung, Taiwan (“gow-sung”) Banana Pier. Really, the Banana Pier. For some reason, Taiwan is a little off the beaten tourism path, why, I have no idea since we visited Taiwan in

Royal Caribbean: Life Onboard Voyager of the Seas

A daily Cruise Compass is placed in staterooms/cabins every night detailing: important things to know today; weather forecast; onboard programs; activities and entertainment highlights; open hours; daily planner; today’s activities; and shore excursion information when relevant. One typical day at

Transportation Options from Hong Kong International Airport

Train. Airport Express is the easiest, fastest and least expensive form of transportation from Hong Kong International Airport to Central in Hong Kong with a stop in Kowloon. Trains depart at about 10-minute intervals from 05:54 to 23:28 and approximately 12-minute

Air China Airbus A330-300 Business Class Beijing to Hong Kong

We are constantly being asked by other travelers how we can afford to travel so frequently and an important part of this equation is maximizing airline and hotel miles. For example, United Airlines miles took care of one-way Business Class

The Easy to Use Metro/Subway in Beijing

Beijing’s subway system is simple, fast, clean and efficient. If we two technologically handicapped people can master it, so can you. The Subway or Metro fare is 2 Yuan (32 cents USD) per ride with unlimited transfers (the Airport Express