Asia Archives - Page 26 of 26 - My Family Travels
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Safe Travels

For most of us, travel doesn't seem dangerous. In fact, it seems kind of glamorous. It's easy to be seduced by the idea of wandering the streets of Dubai, floating in the Dead Sea, or seeing the iconic...

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West Meets East in Vietnam

Today, after wandering through the Metropolitan Museum of Art and visiting the standard exhibits which have lured me there during the past 17 years (i.e. the Temple of Dendur, the Medieval armor hall,...

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Northern Thailand’s New Sights and Tastes

The best vacation I have ever had was when I went to Thailand in 2003.  My mom had to write an article about it so I got to go with her. Thailand is much cheaper than the U.S. In Bangkok, I...

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Nikko, Japan

A Samurai-era living history museum and theme park, the beautiful Nikko National Park filled with temples, and UNESCO's World Heritage Sites are part of the charm of this central Japanese city.The...

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Olivean Sports Resort, Shodoshima, Japan

On the so-called Island of Well Being in Kagawa prefecture, there is a Japanese resort that knows how to make Westerners feel comfortable while preserving a very Japanese peace of mind. It has...

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Fuji-Q: In the Shadow of Nature’s Perfection

Given a long weekend out of Tokyo and the chance to ride the first or second biggest coaster in the world, this family goes to Japan's premier theme park at the foot of Mt. Fuji. We were...

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Japan Journal: 2 Weeks with a 9-Year-Old

ENTRY #1: TURNING JAPANESE Welcome to our journal of two-week's traveling through Japan. We decided to visit the country my husband has always longed to see because the currency...

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Our Time in India

We arrived in Mumbai, the native name for Bombay, at 5am after a long, sleepless night. This was a unique experience for myself and for our two daughters, 11 and 13-years-old. The weather was warm...

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