Head to Hiroshima to learn about the history of the atomic bomb and see how a vibrant city has grown from the devastation of 1945. Here are some of the best places to stay.
J-Hoppers Hiroshima Guesthouse offers dorm rooms from around $20, and privates from around $30. It’s just 10 minutes’ walk from Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, with great access to other major sites, too.
Another good option is Santiago Guesthouse, with prices around $20 per and $55 for a private room. It’s a simple place, but it’s clean and well-located.
Guesthouse Akicafe Inn is a favorite with individual travelers thanks to its nice common area. It’s also right in the heart of the city with a station just a few minutes away.
Hiroshima Hana Hostel recently converted from a business hotel, and now offers a mixture of dorms and private accommodations. One of the major perks here is free-to-use massage chairs, perfect for relaxing.
Try a night in a traditional capsule room at the Capsule Hotel Cube Hiroshima, where you can sleep in a tiny individual cabin for around $20. It’s a must try on your trip to Japan.
Being safe while traveling is a big concern for most people. Having tools at your disposal to provide you with information about safe locations can make all the difference in the world when planning a vacation. The countries below are the safest to visit according to security specialists at International SOS.
Bleisure — it’s a term we’re all familiar with these days. After all, millennials drive the rising trend, combining business and leisure trips regularly. Take a few days to decompress in a new destination after a hectic schedule of meetings and business.
Waterproof and water-resistant products can be used in the rain, sea, pool or any other water-based sport or activity. Here are some products that will keep you dry throughout the winter.
Muji is a Japanese retail company specializing in a variety of household goods and apparel. The company uses a minimalist approach to its products with a no logo and no brand policy. The manufacturing process is streamlined to reduce production and packaging waste.
For most of us, time in the car is “me time.” You can listen to that podcast you’re captivated by, blast that pop song and sing along at the top of your lungs or listen to the next chapter in that biography e-book you’re almost finished. A road trip only amplifies those opportunities. So, next time you’re traveling by road, take the wheel and take control. Opt for a rental car on your next vacation, rather than a rideshare, taxi or public transportation, and enjoy the open road on your own terms.
If you already have your eye on a Caribbean vacation in 2020, make a point to see and experience some of the region’s latest offerings.