Cat Skiing at Niseko Weiss

Niseko Weiss Powder Cats

Imagine having your own private mountain

Claim the entire mountain for you and your closest friends or family. WEISS cat skiing is a showcase for Niseko’s world-famous champagne powder. Long, deep runs through both meadows and forest, Mt. Weiss is a true introduction to the Niseko backcountry. Join a group of other powder-lovers, or hire the entire cat to give your family the perfect introduction to powder and the backcountry. Continue reading

Chiang Mai Condo for Sale

Apartments in Chiang Mai

Buyers guide to apartments and condos in Chiang Mai

Buying condos or apartments in Chiang Mai is one task, renovating them is another challenge altogether. If all goes off without a hitch, it can be a rewarding and fun project. On the other hand it can turn into a costly nightmare and if you aren’t careful, your plan to dress up a cheap shell and make a quick profit can turn sour. Continue reading

villa in Ciputra Hanoi

The advantages of having a villa in Ciputra

Some of my favorite memories growing up are centered around the annual week long Christmas vacation we used to take each year to our villa in Ciputra. I am the youngest of six children and our entire family would gather together throughout the week to share in the celebration. As our family grew with marriages and births, we eventually had to rent two villas in Ciputra. The fun times we had all together are the stories we still tell some twenty years later. Continue reading

Hotel Bliss Tirupati

A Stay at Luxurious Hotels and Spiritual Journey in Tirupati

The word, Tirupati is derived from a Sanskrit word, Tripathi, which means the sacred abode of Lord Vishnu. It is a temple town, located in the Chittoor District of Andhra Pradesh. Known to be one of the oldest and holiest places in India, it bustles with pilgrims from all over the world. Heading towards the temple, people will hear priests, chanting, and the bells ringing, making the experience peaceful. It is also home to many universities and institutions, bringing lots of students here. This place is famous for wooden toys, made from a rare type of red wood. Summers are experienced by the local people from March to June, with the advent of rains in July, followed by winters from November till February. Continue reading