Prince Sakura Tower Review: My “Go-To”4 Star Hotel in Tokyo

Tokyo is an amazing city with tons of different hotel choices. For people who have never visited the city, it can very easily becoming overwhelming trying to figure out where to stay and what to do (what to do is coming soon).  Questions you may be asking are: What train line do I want to…

Keep Your Travel Goal in Mind When Accruing Credit Card Points!

All 3 of us at this blog have a daytime job IRL. We make enough to make a living... but we do not make enough to fly in premium cabins all over the world all the time. Which is why we use airline miles to book our flights in business class and first class. Recently…

Portrait Roma Hotel: Chic. Gorgeous. Perfect.

Fact. This hotel is literally one of my favorite hotels in the world.  I love it so much and so does everyone else who has had the privilege to stay at this beautiful boutique hotel. There is a reason why TripAdvisor reviews rave about it. Out of 476 reviews, 452 people gave it 5 stars.…

Shangri-La Vancouver: 5 Star Hotel @ $120 A Night!!!!!

First thing's first: If you haven't been to Vancouver, stop what you're doing right now and book a ticket. It's awesome. It is easily one of the top 3 cities in North America. I could go on and on about how great the food and hospitality was, but this post isn't about that. We're here to…

Delta First Class Domestic:WTF, When Did Delta Domestic First Get Better???

Over the past few years, Izumi and I have been flying Delta religiously and building up hundreds of thousands of miles. We are both Platinum members for Delta. Although we regularly get upgraded flying out of DCA, we were both thinking of changing airlines due to Delta's business class award availability with partner airlines. However,…

The Siam: Amazing Boutique Hotel Just North Of Downtown Bangkok

The Siam is a little boutique hotel just far enough from the heart of the city to catch some sleep, but close enough jump on a boat and get downtown within 15 minutes. If you're looking for tons of people and generic service, stay at the Mandarin Oriental. If you want a place that you'll remember,…

Flight Review: Korean Airlines A380-800 First Class ICN to JFK

Introduction This is part 2 of a 2-part review chronicling my return flight from Tokyo back to the U.S. this past April. Between Seoul Incheon Airport (ICN) and North America, Korean Airlines flies to a whopping 12 destinations in North America. (ATL, DFW, IAD, IAH, LAS, LAX, JFK, ORD, SEA, SFO, YVR, YYZ). Most of…

Flight Review: Korean Airlines B777-200ER First Class “Kosmo Sleeper” NRT to ICN

Introduction This is part 1 of a 2-part review chronicling my return flight from Tokyo back to the U.S. this past April. Although Korean Airlines operates 5 flights a day from Tokyo to Incheon, there are significant considerations to make regarding which flight to pick. First of all, all but one of the Korean Airlines…