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The One Meal You Have to Try in Japan… – Couples Travel Article

The One Meal You Have to Try in Japan… Few countries compare to the foodie scene you’ll find in Japan.In a country where delicious cuisine reigns and mind-blowing treats are found on practically every corner, it takes something pretty remarkable to beat out the competition.So, with all of that said, what is the one must-eat food you’ll definitely want to experience in Japan?Yakitori?Okonomiyaki?Ramen?Kushiage?Tako Tamago?Mochi?7-Eleven Strawberry Sandwiches?Without doubt, all of the aforementioned snacks are worth sinking your teeth into, but there’s…

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Exploring the Bingling Caves • Travel with Mei and Kerstin – Couples Travel Article

Exploring the Bingling Caves • Travel with Mei and Kerstin  Leaving Xi‘an after only 3 days, we felt like betraying the capital of ancient China. When our guide Rocky waved us goodbye at the train station, I almost regretted not having extended our time in Xi’an for a few more days. But I reminded myself to not forget our goal. The purpose of this trip was to discover the Ancient Silk Road… About 630 km further west, we arrived in Lanzhou.…

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How cheap is Vietnam – how much I spent in 4 weeks – Crazy sexy fun traveler – Travel Article

11 Mar2020 Many people think that Vietnam is really cheap. But after spending a month in Southern Vietnam visiting only 3 places I can say it’s more expensive than I thought. Of course it all depends on your way and style of traveling. You might ask now… How cheap is Vietnam? I am going to tell you exactly how much I spent in 4 weeks traveling around Southern Vietnam. In this article I am stating prices in euros. It’s easier…

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Top 10 Countries With the Best Food You Need to Visit in 2020 – Couples Travel Article

Top 10 Countries With the Best Food You Need to Visit in 2020 We want to preface this blog by making 2 important notes: 1. We haven’t yet traveled to Africa (that will change in 2020) or large parts of the Middle East and 2. We obviously haven’t been everywhere (so far only to about 40 countries). This limits the blog in one aspect because, for instance, we absolutely love Persian, Moroccan, and Indian food, but considering we haven’t yet…

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Bhopal and the Crafts of Central India – Retirement Travel Article

Bhopal and the Crafts of Central India The crafts of India, like this handloom fabric, rely on traditional, centuries-old motifs.Note: We visited India in December 2018. Our first stop was the large central state of Madhya Pradesh, where we enjoyed photo safari adventures before spending a few days in Bhopal. We later traveled to Delhi, Agra and the Taj Mahal, Khajuraho, and the Himalayas. Pour yourself a cup of chai, review our list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India,…

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Self-Guided Day Trip From Jerusalem to The Masada – Retirement Travel Article

Self-Guided Day Trip From Jerusalem to The Masada Roman Ruins at The MasadaWith a few days to spare at the end of our house sit in East Jerusalem, we decided to venture further afield. We had heard a lot about Masada, the ancient fortress on top of a high plateau overlooking the Dead Sea and we couldn’t wait to visit.Masada is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located about 90 minutes from Jerusalem. It makes for a great day trip or…

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Discover Hong Kong- 6 Useful Tips and Tricks – Travel Article

Adventurous Things to Do in Hong Kong There’s always something exciting and fun to do in Hong Kong – for instance, by renting a junk boat, you can experience a memorable ride around the city harbor with your friends exclusively or as a part of a tourist group. If you’re longing for a panoramic land view, the Ngong Ping 360 cable car ride that goes from Tung Chung across the bay will transport you all the way to Lantau Island,…

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How To Visit Bethlehem and Why You Should Go! – Retirement Travel Article

How To Visit Bethlehem and Why You Should Go! We visited Bethlehem in late November for the lighting of the Christmas tree. I was hoping to sing O Little Town Of Bethlehem under the tree and feel all Christmassy. But unfortunately, the pre entertainment went on so long and the last bus left at 19:30, so we ended up missing seeing the lights being switched on. Although, admittedly, what we saw of the show was quite fun and exciting to see.Where Is…

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That perfect luxury getaway from Delhi: Alila Fort Bishangarh, Rajasthan – Couples Travel Article

That perfect luxury getaway from Delhi: Alila Fort Bishangarh, Rajasthan It isn’t everyday that you get to sleep in a 230 year old warrior fort in ultimate luxury. Alila Fort Bishangarh promises its guests many such firsts. We’ve stayed in our fair share of gorgeous Rajasthani hotels – in fact the Indian state has some of the most beautiful hotels in the world. But Alila Fort Bishangarh is different. Here you’ll see none of the over-the-top opulence or busy interiors…

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