I’ve been a Hello Kitty fan for years, so when Josh discovered that a Hello Kitty bullet train existed, I completely lost it. Can people really travel on something so cute? It turns out that we can! It was so amazing, and definitely one of my favorite ways to see Japan by train. That's why I knew I'd have to share this Osaka to Hiroshima Shinkansen option with my … [Read more...] about Hello Kitty Osaka to Hiroshima Shinkansen
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We’re an adventurous household. Between the two of us, we’ve lived in two countries, two Canadian provinces, and four U.S. states. Growing up, my mother lived abroad often in countries like Japan, Brazil, and even Kazakhstan. Despite being exposed to so many different cultures, one stood out. I guess that’s why I’m writing this post to share my reasons to move to Japan. I love … [Read more...] about 10 Inspiring Reasons to Move to Japan
We absolutely love Cedar Point! It took me over 30 years to finally make it after a series of weird events held me back, and it was worth the wait. We’ve visited many theme parks around the world, and we can confidently say that this one is among the best. If you’ve made your way there (lucky you!), you might find yourself searching “how scary is Millennium Force at Cedar … [Read more...] about How Scary Is Millennium Force at Cedar Point?
When I first started traveling again, it was incredibly important to not be alone. As someone who lives with OCD and travel anxiety, it felt reassuring to have someone by my side. The idea of solo travel seemed too daunting. Then, two opportunities arose that I couldn’t decline. I'm so glad I went because I discovered the benefits of traveling alone. I traveled to both … [Read more...] about The Amazing Benefits of Traveling Alone
We’re going to be honest with you — vaccinated or not, we don’t think it’s time to travel yet. There are so many reasons for this, and we’re not going to get into that. People have to make their own choices, but you can’t escape the fact that many countries are still struggling with outbreaks. We can’t expect them to roll out the welcome mat for tourists! In the meantime, … [Read more...] about Avoid Post-COVID Travel Planning Until You Read This