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Techno Japan - VISIT JAPAN Travel & MICE Mart (VJTM) 2015

Japan received 10 million tourists from abroad in 2013 for the first time in its history, and more than 13 million in 2014.

As tourists are traveling for many different reasons and buying merchandise in increasingly various patterns, the tourism board and associations are promoting the VISIT JAPAN program designed to develop, promote, and otherwise handle tourist-oriented products that meet the various market needs. 131 more words


Now for Naoshima | Art in Japan's Inland Sea Part I

There are must see places and there are must see again places. Naoshima is both.  Once is good, twice is better. This is only appropriate, since Naoshima encompasses several museums, public art installations and spreads over several islands located in the… 304 more words


Flying Through Turkey On A Magic Carpet

In 2013 I travelled around Turkey with my friend Zoé. Everyone told us we were insane to travel alone in such a dangerous country, so when we arrived in Istanbul we erred on the side of caution. 463 more words


You’re Already More Persuasive than You Think

It’s amazing the opportunities we miss because we doubt our own powers of persuasion.

Our bosses make shortsighted decisions, but we don’t suggest an alternative, figuring they wouldn’t listen anyway.  1,731 more words

Itaewon's Blind Curves

There are many cool places to hangout in Seoul. Itaewon definitely tops the list. Famous for street shopping, Turkish food, a coffee shop at every corner, and those looking for some company; Itaewon is worth a visit. 321 more words


A Place Called Home by Pete Iwanowski

There’s a popular quote that says, “home is where the heart is.” If so, my heart must be scattered about several different places. I tend to agree more with the phrase, “home is where the head lays.” It’s simple and just makes more sense to me. 376 more words