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Winter in Japan | Kanazawa Hotel Review: Sumiyoshiya Ryokan

By on November 14, 2018

Japan Winter Itinerary Part 3. Where to Stay in Kanazawa Kanazawa Hotel: Sumiyoshiya Ryokan Star Ratings: 3 stars Room type: Japanese style with Private Bath Wi-fi: Complimentary Parking: Complimentary Meals: Japanese style breakfast included. Kaiseki ryori is available upon request at additional charge. Amenities: Tatami floor, Futon beds, yukata, Japanese bidet, TV, coffee maker, hairdryer, […]

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Asia | Food | Kaohsiung | Taiwan

Best Sweets in Kaohsiung | Where to Buy Pineapple Cakes & Other Desserts

By on March 14, 2018
Best Sweets in Kaohsiung, Taiwan | Pineapple Cakes & Alternatives for Souvenir, Shaved Ice, Mochi & Matcha Desserts |

PINEAPPLE CAKES If there is one treat everyone should try in Taiwan, it is the pineapple cakes (鳳梨酥). Taiwanese pineapples are juicy and sweet, well-balanced with tanginess. No wonder why pineapple cakes become one of the most popular souvenirs to bring back home from Taiwan. With the high demand, there is an overwhelming number of […]

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Asia | Itinerary | Kaohsiung | Taiwan

4 Perfect Days in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

By on March 4, 2018
The Ultimate Guide to Kaohsiung Taiwan | Things to Do in 4 Days |

Things to Do in Kaohsiung Kaohsiung (高雄; Gāoxióng) is the second largest city in Taiwan. Located in the southern part of the island, it is historically a port city. Through the colonization of the Dutch, Japanese and Chinese, the area’s culture and development were influenced by many foreign cultures. Visitors can still find the remains […]

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