Mindy Kam

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The Nyuto Onsen (Akita): 7 Secluded Hot Springs that Represent Japan

There is an area in Akita prefecture known for its onsen (hot springs), even said to be the birthplace of secluded onsen. We summarized the …

Miyajima And the Floating Torii Gate, A Day Trip from Hiroshima – Japan Info

On an island just a short trip away from Hiroshima city, you can see one of the most iconic scenes in Japan, the Torii gate of the Itsukushima shrine …

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Hidden Destination Known As "The Venice of Japan" Is a Tourist-Free Dream Town

When traveling, is there anything better than stumbling upon a hidden destination without crowds of tourists? Luckily, this traveler's dream town exists within Japan's Kyoto Prefecture—it's a place known as <i>Ine no Funaya</i> (or <i>The Boat Houses of Ine</i>). Here visitors will find a row of 230 wooden …

6 Predictions About The Future Of Digital Transformation

Gazing intensely into their respective crystal balls, Gartner, IDC, and Forrester have come up with predictions for 2016 and beyond, highlighting digital transformation and its impact on businesses and consumers worldwide.<p>According to Forrester, only 27% of today’s businesses have a coherent …

You Should Visit Norway, If Only To Drive These Spectacular Roads

With beautiful ancient fortresses, stunning natural wonders and some of the happiest people around, Norway (aka the greatest place on Earth) is totally at the top of our must-see list this season. And while we can't wait to climb to Kjeragbolten and stay in a sleepy fishing town, the one thing …

Destinations to Watch in 2015

With nearly 200 countries in the world, choosing your next destination is no small task. Luckily, some cities and countries are setting themselves apart in 2015 with brand-new service and developments, big birthdays, yearlong festivities and global events.<p>Ready for a vacation that makes the most of …

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23 Places You Should Visit In 2015

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2015.<p>From the Philippines to Peru, here are the best places to travel next year.

Skiing in Japan – 6 of the Best Places

<b>Skiing in Japan – 6 of the best places to go</b><p><b>Japan has become a must ski and see destination</b>, well known for its deep, deep powder, reasonable prices …

Bicycling South Korea

Bicycles have long been the quickest way to navigate the traffic-choked streets of Seoul.<p>But far from a last resort, cycling has become a national pastime throughout South Korea. Since 2010, the country has built more than 1,000 miles of paved cycling routes and plans to create a network of paths …

Time travel in Gyeongju: Korea’s ancient capital

Often referred to as Korea’s ‘museum without walls’ Gyeongju is an archaeological and architectural wonderland, comprising more marvels from the Middle Ages than any other place in the country. Overwritten with an epic history that saw Gyeongju as the capital of the ancient Shilla kingdom from the …

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Top 10 budget beach hotels, villas and bungalows in Bali and Lombok

Surf and diver pads, yoga retreats and stylish cabanas on deserted beaches … there are plenty of ways to get away from it all on Bali and neighbouring Lombok

Nepal Yoga Retreat and spa center

Nepal Yoga Retreat & Spa<p>Number one Yoga place in Nepal for Yoga Alliance certified yoga teacher training course!<p><b>Are you looking for the best Yoga</b> …

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Pronunciation<p>jì<p>Meaning<p>to cross a river. (<i>v</i>)<br>• aid; relieve; help. (<i>v</i>)<br>• benefit. (<i>v</i>)<p>Radical<p>氵<p>Strokes<p>9<p>Traditional<p>濟 ( )<p>Usage<p>31.3%<p>Common Words / …

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California's top experiences

From towering redwood forests in foggy Northern California to perfectly sun-kissed surf beaches in the south, this 'Golden State' alongside the Pacific simply begs to be explored. Come for the landscape, stay for the sensational meals, and glimpse the future in the making on America's creative …

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Beijing—where tradition meets tomorrow. Join G Adventures Wanderer-in-Residence Nellie Huang as she shares her recommendations for travellers with limited time in one of China's largest metropolises. Hit the 'Looptail' for the highlights — http://gadvnt.rs/QqDHTg

Awe-inspiring ancient sites

Taken from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Experiences</i>, may we present a bevy of BC (or thereabouts) beauties that have stood the test of time without losing any of their ability to drop your jaw.<p>Pyramids of Giza, Egypt<p>Egypt’s a country rich in both World Heritage sites and tourist clichés, and at the …

The Secret to Getting More Done in Less Time

Let me start by saying that, yes, there are too few hours in the day. Your to-do list is never empty, you’re not getting home as early as you’d like, …

8 Financial Planning Tips to Keep in Mind This Year

4 min read<p>This story originally appeared on CNBC<p>If you're like most Americans, you probably didn't make a new year's resolution to get started with long-term financial planning.<p>A staggering 84 percent of respondents to a New Year's Resolution Survey from Allianz Life Insurance said that financial …

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Daily Stock Market News- Wait for a Correction Before You Make Buy Decisions

Stocks fell for the second straight session as profit-taking, a carryover from last year, coupled with a weak report from the services sector, kept …