The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Tips for a worry-free muggle trip

Travel Date: December 2016   The Wizarding World of Harry Potter (WWoHP) is among the theme park highlights of the Universal Studios Japan (USJ). Since USJ is one of the top attractions in Osaka, it’s busy and crowded almost all year round. Believe me, you can’t just hastily go there and expect to have a... Continue Reading →


How to travel from Osaka’s Kansai International Airport (KIX) to the City proper

Osaka is one of the cheaper alternative entry points in coming to Japan (instead of via Tokyo) through the Kansai International Airport (KIX) .  There are direct flights here from Manila (about 4 hours) via Jetstar or Cebu Pacific. The airport has two terminals and the Kansai Airport Information Desk is located at the 2nd floor... Continue Reading →

Seoul Attractions

Travel Period: June 2015 We took a break from seeing all the cultural and historical sites (see my other post on this at: A Glimpse of Korean Culture and Heritage) and went to explore the other attractions in Seoul that were part of our Seoul Itinerary. So, what else to do and see in Seoul? See my recommendations... Continue Reading →

Bali, Indonesia: Review of Bali Bungalo

Travel Date: April 2014 During our trip in Bali, we booked our accommodation in the Kuta area mainly because it was very near the airport (15-30 mins depending on the traffic condition), and accessible to the famous Kuta Beach. We stayed at  Bali Bungalo.  It's a budget hotel in Kuta, which is very near the... Continue Reading →

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