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2018 Hokkaido Winter Tour

Far to the north of Japan’s glittering metropolitan capital Tokyo is the northernmost island in the Japanese archipelago: Hokkaido. Characterized by its vast wilderness and breathtaking natural beauty, it is often referred to as ‘Japan’s wild frontier’. Exploring the island is a singularly profound experience at any time of year, but Hokkaido is undoubtedly at its most enchanting during Winter.

Due to its northerly locale, Winter in Hokkaido is very different from the rest of …

Celebrate the summer “green” season on the Mekong – Low Water Itinerary Upriver

To celebrate the summer “green” season on the Mekong, here is an exclusive promotion on cruises aboard the Aqua Mekong

30% off all-inclusive cruise rates* for Aqua Mekong departures between: May 1st to July 27th, 2018
Was starting at $9,450. Now starting at $6,615 per person

Please note that on-cruise charges for professional services (spa treatments etc.), bar fees for alcoholic drinks other than complimentary wines and beers and other additional on-board purchases (merchandise

Celebrate the summer “green” season on the Mekong – Low Water Itinerary Downriver

To celebrate the summer “green” season on the Mekong, here is an exclusive promotion on cruises aboard the Aqua Mekong

30% off all-inclusive cruise rates* for Aqua Mekong departures between: May 1st to July 27th, 2018
Was starting at $9,450. Now starting at $6,615 per person

Please note that on-cruise charges for professional services (spa treatments etc.), bar fees for alcoholic drinks other than complimentary wines and beers and other additional on-board purchases (merchandise

10 Handy Luggage Tips to Make Sure You Don’t Arrive Empty-Handed

Lately I’ve had a lot of bad luck with my luggage while traveling on long-haul flights. My bags were delayed three trips in a row – reaching my destination only 1 to 3 days after I had arrived. After these three consecutive luggage mishaps, I was confident the airlines could not mess up a fourth time.

They didn’t – but my bout of bad luck did not end with that fourth flight. Arriving at Paris …