Adventuring in Kyoto, where to stay and what to see...
Why you should always listen to your mother and the merits of planning ahead.
Don't be fooled by picturesque images online. Vigan may not be the perfect vacation spot. Click to check out the full story.
The island hopping and gorgeous beaches make this a great place to visit. To see the story of, "I have three TVs" and learn about the best hostel in town, click read more.
We had been island hopping for two days, and had one day left with nothing in particular scheduled. Getting to El Nido takes about 8 hours from the airport at Puerto Princessa, and it's not a particularly fun ride (crammed in the back of the Lexus van), so everyone I knew suggest staying at least 5 days there, so that's what we did.
Read more about how to get to El Nido, and why the waterfall may not be a great idea.
"Come with us now...Just smile and tell them that you have to leave," is not something you expect to hear on vacation. Read more about our heroic hotel staff.
Eating in Japan can be expeeeeennnnsive. Here are a few tips to save some cash and treat your tastebuds.
The Japanese New Year's Eve is not your typical New Year's, but it can be a lot of fun. Read more midnight praying Nara.
Sometimes you just have to hold a hot and steamy pizza over your head. A story from the Amalfi coast.
Kim Peterson is a traveler, writer, singer, and all around pretty-awesome kind of gal.