Japan Archive

ANA introduces R2-D2 Star Wars-themed plane

If your internet seemed a bit slow today, it’s probably because a teaser for the new Star Wars film was released to coincide with the Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, California. The web then exploded some time shortly thereafter. Piggybacking off of this excitement is Japan’s ANA, who announced their newest livery – a Boeing 787 painted to […]

Barack Obama banned from Russian duty free shop

If Barack Obama was planning on buying some cheap cigarettes & Toblerone on his next trip to Vladivostok, Russia, he’d better think again. So should British Prime Minister David Cameron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The three world leaders are among 13 people who have been formally banned from shopping at the Duty Free shop at […]

Travel Contest Roundup: May 14, 2014

Here are this week’s travel contests. Hurry, some of them are ending soon! Win a Mount Kilimanjaro hiking trip courtesy of Grape Nuts Win a week in Prague from the Travel Channel Win a trip to Asia (China, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, or Singapore) from Macy’s & Delta Win airfare plus $20,000 to spend in to Paris from […]