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Qantas Business Class: LAX to SYD on the 747

Qantas Business Class: LAX to SYD on the 747

If you’re flying for 15 hours, you’ll probably want to make yourself comfortable.  This is the journey from Los Angeles to Sydney in the Qantas 747 Business Class seats.

Avoiding Burning To Death At The Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Dublin

Avoiding Burning To Death At The Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Dublin

I was surprised how expensive hotels are in Dublin. If you’re looking for a place to stay around Dublin city center, expect to pay $250+ per night. That’s just the starting point for hotel pricing, the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel was $400/night…if you used cash. […]

My Top 10 Life Changing Books

My Top 10 Life Changing Books

“My Top 10 Life Changing Books” is a pretty bold statement since I got the audiobooks. These are Life Improving Audiobooks. (more…)

Kyoto Day Trip From Osaka

Kyoto Day Trip From Osaka

I booked an actual hotel for the next night after the capsule hotel but in Japan it’s RARE to have early check-in.  I got up early and was checked out of the capsule hotel by 07:00.  From Osaka, it’s only an hour train ride to […]

Dublin Airport Review: Mentally Prepare Yourself For Chaos

Dublin Airport Review: Mentally Prepare Yourself For Chaos

Dublin Airport (DUB) is absolute chaos.  From arriving to departing, it’s an airport I’ll definitely avoid in the future when possible.

Malbork Castle: The Largest Castle In The World

Malbork Castle: The Largest Castle In The World

Malbork castle is the largest castle in the world by land size and by the amount of bricks used to build this behemoth. Best part, you can wander around unsupervised. (more…)

Spending A Long 19-hour Layover Iceland

Spending A Long 19-hour Layover Iceland

After arriving in Iceland from Los Angeles, I had 19-hours to kill before arriving continuing to Dublin.  The plan: Rent-a-car, hangout in the Blue Lagoon, eat at Habibi, sleep in the car and then go to the airport.  Most of that plan failed.

Renting A Car In Iceland: A Heroic Tale Of Survival

Renting A Car In Iceland: A Heroic Tale Of Survival

If you’re licensed in the US to drive a vehicle, you can drive in Iceland without any additional paperwork.  It seems crazy but you can. Even if you have no idea what the street signs mean and and how “roundabouts” work, you can legally drive […]

Wow Air Flight LAX-KEF: A Good/Bad Deal | Wow Traveling

Wow Air Flight LAX-KEF: A Good/Bad Deal | Wow Traveling

Wow! This flight was budget. I got a one-way ticket from Los Angeles to Dublin (with a 19 hour layover in Iceland) for $330.  That price included seat selection (7A window sea), priority boarding and a carry-on bag.

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Visual Journey: A Day At Disneyland Hong Kong

Visual Journey: A Day At Disneyland Hong Kong

You can see all of Disneyland Hong Kong in a day. The lines are much smaller than the Disneyland in Los Angeles. This means you won’t need a hotel and can take a day trip from Hong Kong.