Temples on the Seto Inland Sea at dusk in the spring season, Miyajima Island, Hiroshima, Japan

Setouchi Takes Your Japan Vacation Off the Tourist Trail

You might not know the name Setouchi, but there’s a good chance you’ve seen it in pictures. Some of Japan’s most recognizable images including Himeji Castle, the “floating” gate of Itsukushima Shrine, and Hiroshima’s sobering Atomic Bomb Dome are all etched into the consciousness of those dreaming about a Japan vacation. To reach them, you […]

View of Sydney from a plane, Australia

Five Different Ways to Wing It to Sydney on an Australia Vacation

More airlines than ever are flying the nonstop route between Los Angeles and Sydney. They bring with them state-of-the-art aircraft, friendly and efficient service, a variety of travel classes for those willing to spend that little bit extra, and in many cases, an unusually generous luggage allowance. It all helps make the journey more comfortable […]