Carol Nickel

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The Oregon Coast: The U.S. Road Trip as Beautiful as Highway 1

When it comes to West Coast road trips, California’s Highway 1 often monopolizes the spotlight. But Oregon’s own Highway 101, complete with quiet seaside coves, bustling beach towns, and secluded hideaways, makes for a scenic, sexy drive unlike any other. Down the snaking shoreline from Washington …

Morocco Calling: How to See the Most Instagrammable Country in the World

It's impossible to accurately describe Morocco without involving all of the senses. The first thing that stands out about the cultural major city, …

8 wonderful and weird cafes in Tokyo you must visit

When I booked my trip to Tokyo I swore to keep it real but serious. Fail, massive fail. After vowing to try to see the real Japan without all the …

Japan’s standing-room-only steak houses

At Ikinari restaurants, in Tokyo and several other cities, low cost but high-quality cuts of beef – including prized wagyu – are eaten at communal standing stations<p>Where in Japan can you chow down on a top-quality juicy steak without breaking the bank? At one of the 116 branches of Ikinari Steak, …

Tokyo Day One – Shiodome, Shibuya Crossing and Shinjuku

Swiftly following on from my photo diary on Tokyo, here’s what we got up to on our first day in Tokyo. Now that I think about it, considering how …

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Ten Immaculate Specialty Coffee Shops Worth Booking a Trip to Japan For

From standalone coffee shops on the outskirts of town to tiny one-man stalls doing hand-drip.<p>From standalone coffee shops on the outskirts of town to …

Pancakes on a stick are Japan's hottest new food trend

The <b>one store that sells these delectable treats</b> is just as cute as the <b>skewered pancakes</b> themselves!<p>When it comes to good-looking food, Tokyo’s …

Made in Japan: Crazy Souvenirs from Tokyo

Can you capture Tokyo’s quirkiness in a souvenir? Yes, you can. The city is full of strange and delightful objects just waiting to dazzle your …

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How to eat sushi without embarrassing yourself

Chopsticks or finger food—your choice<p><b>Step one? Master chopsticks</b><p>From the zesty bite of a spicy shrimp roll to a piece of perfectly fatty Otoro tuna, …

This wisteria flower tunnel in Japan is the most magical place ever

<b>One of the best parts of spring takes place when you spot that first flower peeking out of the ground. After a long, dreary winter, it's the first</b> …

5 places every manga fan (and curious traveller) should visit in Tokyo

Author and lifelong manga fan J.C. Norman reveals the places every manga fan should visit in Tokyo, and why every other visitor to the city should …

Kamakura Guide – Japan

During our recent trip to Japan, we spent a few days in Tokyo. As we had already visited this amazing city, we took this opportunity to go out on a …

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The 10 Best Bars In Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto, Japan, has preserved much of its historical buildings and aesthetic from ancient times, while gaining international recognition. This has …