Classical Buddhist temples, lush gardens, imperial palaces, traditional wooden houses – Kyoto is vintage Japan. Tokyo and Kyoto are anagrams, and that’s pretty much where the similarity ends. The two cities couldn’t be more different. The former represents the flawless modernity and high-tech feel that is synonymous with the modern-day image of Japan while the …

Gangwon-do, a province in South Korea has the most beautiful locations to enjoy the fall season. Think mountains, temples, natural reserves, and a plethora of colours. The province has been in existence since the Joseon Dynasty came into power, in the late 1300s. Located in the northern and east part of Korea, it is one …

Picture yourself reminiscing on a rainy afternoon or looking back at memories as you stare at the myriad colours of the ocean ahead of you. Chances are that you are thinking of some precious moments you have spent with your family. Laughing at secret jokes, spending a lazy afternoon, or travelling together! From the cosy …

 Hi, I’m Chan Won and I blog at www.chanwon.com. I’ve recently partnered with HomeAway on an amazing trip in the Setouchi prefecture of Japan. I’m guest-posting on the HomeAway blog to share with you my awesome experience in Setouchi, Japan. About Setouchi So basically Setouchi is not a new prefecture or a specific place, it's actually a ...

Racetracks have massive run-offs, sand pits, and plenty of barriers between the shrieks of the F1 cars redlining at 15,000rpm and its spectators. However, for Formula 1 fans, the great joy of street circuits is being closer to the action. Singapore, like other F1 street circuits, puts you right in the middle of things. The …

Stunning HomeAway listings bring Westeros to life for fans of hit TV series Excited about the brand new season of Game of Thrones hitting your TV screen? The highly-anticipated series has gripped audiences around the world since it premiered in April 2011, inspiring an ever-growing canon of fan fiction and merchandise that bring fans closer …

It’s an incredible feeling! You are slightly nervous, unsure but delighted. It could be the dress you admired on the ramp, suddenly being within budget now. Or it could be the pleasure and pain of trying out the forbidden footwear – the one you had only stared at from afar. Shopping is so much like …

text=”View This HomeAway >>>”text=”View This HomeAway >>>”As any true shopper will tell you, shopping isn’t just about the stuff you buy. It is the journey. Scouring through the highs and lows, appreciating the artisan’s touch, optimizing value, imagining a loved one’s reaction, getting insights into the way a local resident lives – shopping has so …

There is nothing more appealing to the senses than shopping. You know that’s exactly why they call it retail therapy! When you go shopping, even miles of walking through high streets or store hallways is not a pain. Fishing endlessly for a particular outfit in your size doesn’t seem like a task. Sales are the …

Bali is for seekers – for those seeking serenity, natural beauty, spirituality, revelry or romance. In some ways, it is for those seeking themselves. Travellers fall in love with Bali’s welcoming vibe, its unmatchable scenery and its relaxed, almost laid-back attitude. Bali needs time; it isn’t one of those places you can explore in a …