Matthew Zachary Zomick

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Kawagoe: 'Most Japanese' destination of all?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Tight streets lined with gabled buildings and tiled roofs -- it's an image many visitors, particularly those of an older, pre-Pokemon vintage, hope to find when they come to Japan for the first time. Sadly, with most Japanese cities having the architectural appeal of a pile of gray …

Japan

11 Reasons Singapore Needs to Be Next on Your Bucket List

I may be a little biased, as some of my fondest childhood memories are of living in Singapore, but it really is a country with so much to offer. It's …

Family Travel

7 top southern Thai dishes and where to eat them in Bangkok

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>Editor's note: This article was previously published in 2011. It was reformatted, updated and republished in 2017.</i><p>Highly underrated due to a lack of exposure, southern Thai food in Bangkok is often overshadowed by the city's obsession with northeast Thai cuisine.<p>Nevertheless, southern …

Thai Food

World's Greatest City: 50 reasons why Bangkok is No. 1

<b>(CNN) —</b> Bangkok 's buzz is like no other place in the world. Relentless traffic gives way to quiet "klongs" or canals and 24-hour party people queue up for clubs next to serene colonial mansions on quarter-acre blocks.<p>All of this and its people are among the friendliest on earth. Not a bad effort …

Great Depression

50 reasons why Seoul is the world's greatest city

<b>(CNN) —</b> There's a reason Asian tourists regularly rank Seoul , the capital of South Korea, as their favorite world city. Actually, there are 50 of them and possibly many, many more.<p>Come with us as we take the Korean barbecue scraper to dig beneath the surface of one of Asia's true world cities.<p>50. …

South Korea

12 Essential Tips on How to Haggle in Asia

Asia can be a budget traveler's dream. Meals can cost as little as a dollar and luxury hotels can often be scored for less than $100 a night. And …

Japan Travel: A Walk Through the Magical Wisteria Tunnel

Appearing as if it came from a fairytale, the Wisteria Tunnel is a spectacular wonder that exemplifies Japan’s perception of beauty and architecture. …

Japan

10 reasons to visit Osaka -- from food to shopping

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ask most people where they want to go in Japan , and they'll likely reply without a moment's hesitation -- "Tokyo, duh."<p>Romantic Kyoto may come a close second, or tropical Okinawa, but the Japan bucket list rarely includes rough-and-tumble Osaka. It's Japan's third-most-populated city, yet …

Japan

Just 3 days in Hanoi? Here's how to see it

<b>(CNN) —</b> What do you do with three days in this chaotic, colorful, scooter-infested, 1,000-year-old city? Jump right in and sample it all, of course. So we visited Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam , and compiled this three-day travel guide of where to go and what to do:<p><b>Where to stay</b><p>Hotels in Hanoi are …

Vietnam

7 best ski and snowboard resorts in South Korea

<b>(CNN) —</b> Given that South Korea is covered by mountains, it's no wonder thousands of tourists fly in every winter to hit the slopes.<p>Here's where to find the best seven snowy runs when you travel to South Korea:<p>1. Yongpyong Resort<p>Yongpyong is the biggest ski and snowboard resort in South Korea.<p>Unlike …

Beginner Photography Tip: Crucial Mistakes You Need to Avoid

It's been awhile since I was a beginning photographer...But I remember the trials and tribulations very well!Photography is such a rewarding …