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Kamakura: The Kyoto of the East

Japan’s first feudal capital (1185 – 1333), Kamakura is dotted with stunning shrines and temples that reflect its buddhist legacy. Meander along quaint streets, explore bamboo groves or enjoy a scoop of soft-serve ice cream by the sea. A perfect blend of rich culture and laid-back surfer vibes, Kamakura is the ideal day trip to escape the hustle and bustle…

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Asia, Japan, Travel

10 things you should know before travelling to Japan

Harun Yahya once said, “I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question”. If you’ve decided to spread those wings and go on an adventure to the beautiful, mysterious and magical country of Japan, we’re pretty certain you’re going to have the time of…

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Asia, Japan

5 of Japan’s Craziest Festivals You Have to Experience

You might have heard, but the Japanese have some bizarre customs that are unlike anywhere else in the world. Surely, you have heard about festivals, or matsuri (祭り), such as cherry blossom festivals. However, if you get adventurous enough, you should think about checking out kisai (奇祭), or “festivals with bizarre or unusual rituals,” that can be found throughout the…

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Asia, Japan

The Top 5 Things to Do in Nara, Japan.

The cradle of modern Japanese civilization might have more deer than human inhabitants, but the rich history of the region is mesmerizing; and the quaint landscape will leave you feeling completely Zen. Nara has some of the best temples, shrines, and other historical sites, including neighborhoods comprised of traditional wooden buildings. Whether you head to Nara alone or with a…

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Asia, Malaysia, Travel

5 Amazing Things to Do in Kuala Lumpur

The city of Kuala Lumpur is one of modernization and traditional tastes. Dozens of cultures have merged together to help construct this vast and fascinating city. But as a tourist, you might not know exactly where to go or what do to. Whether you are looking to enjoy a day or a week in KL, there are attractions that will…

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