Japan Archive

The best craft beer in Fukuoka, Japan

Although Japan’s craft beer scene is growing, I went to Fukuoka with fairly low expectations. While it is one of the bigger cities in Japan, there are fewer expats and tourists than elsewhere. That said, I was pleasantly surprised that Fukuoka had a handful of nice places to drink craft beer. Here are my favorite places […]

Travel Contests: March 29, 2017 – Mexico City, Tokyo, California, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Mexico City, Mexico; a Holland America cruise; the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, DC; Aspen, Colorado; Coachella; Tokyo, Japan; Orlando, Florida; Los Angeles, California; a European river cruise; London, England; the Dominican Republic; New York City; a W Hotel; San Francisco, California; […]

JAL Sakura Lounge Osaka KIX review

Before my flight from Osaka to Los Angeles on Japan Airlines, I visited the JAL Sakura Lounge at Osaka Kansai airport. The lounge wasn’t the easiest to find, since it’s in the center of the concourse and not well-marked. Even this little map I got was only semi-helpful in getting me to the right spot. Once […]

Travel Contests: September 14, 2016 – Kyoto, France, California & more

Check out these travel contests that are closing soon. Prizes you can win include trips to Paris, France; the South of France; Iceland; India; China; Jordan; San Francisco, California; Kyoto, Japan; the Dominican Republic; Louisville, Kentucky; New York City; Santa Fe, New Mexico; Turks & Caicos; Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; Napa Valley, California; Long Beach, […]