Photo Journal of my Flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles

Photo Journal of my Flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles

Because my flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles onboard United Airlines was in a regional jet (Embraer 175), there was really little to report or review so I am testing a new approach instead with minimal words and more photos since the views on this flight was spectacular with the fine weather in the day. [...]

Skiing at Breuil-Cervinia in Italy

From Zermatt, I made a short ski excursion into the resort of Breuil-Cervinia for one of the days I skied as both of these areas are inter-linked at the summit of Plateau Rosa Testa Grigia. Initially when I purchased the ski pass from the Gornergrat station, I was told the international link to Breuil-Cervinia was closed [...]

A Photo Report of my flight on All Nippon Airways Economy Class

For the countdown to 2016 I was actually in the lobby of the Hyatt Regency Shinjuku where the hotel held a small celebration with a choir in the lobby. Supper that night was a sashimi take-out that I had purchased in the supermarket in Shinjuku. The next morning, I skipped breakfast at the hotel to [...]

Columbia River Gorge Scenic Drive – West Coast Spring Roadtrip

From Pendleton, I took a route via the scenic drive along Columbia River for another overnight in Portland. This is considered the tail-end of my trip and after more than 2 weeks on the road, I was really looking to reach back home. Apparently the Columbia River Gorge is one of the tourist attractions in [...]

Driving the Pacific Coast Highway Southbound – West Coast Spring Roadtrip

Highway 1, also known as the Pacific Coast Highway along the coast of California is perhaps one of the well-known drives in the world. Many travel guides rates it as one of the best drives for road trips, and since I would be driving to Los Angeles, and have a stay at the Hyatt Carmel [...]

Fascinating India: Fatehpur Sikri and Taj Mahal

Fascinating India: Fatehpur Sikri and Taj Mahal

Another long travel time today to Agra with highways that break apart in between resulting in lots of sudden stops. The infrastructure in India is in a terrible shape resulting in long journey time. This was unlike in China which have a superb rail and road infrastructure that makes it easier for travellers to get [...]