Aug 2016
Travel by Design
To Be or Not to Be

..that tourist who refuses to help keep the Luang Prabang, Laos experience as it should be. Admittedly, this is more of a challenge for people who travel to world heritage sites such as Luang Prabang than a travel piece. You see, Luang Prabang is quiet and lovely.  Designated as the first ...

Jul 2016
Travel by Design
Remembering Chicago's Charm

While reading the social media feeds, the memory of Obama’s Lego figure at Legoland Discovery Center in Illinois, came to mind. I realized I have never posted about this trip that I did years ago, which I think is one of the best cities if you are into modern architecture. Have a look at ...

Jun 2016
Travel by Design
Grand Canyon West

If you find yourself in Las Vegas, seeing the Grand Canyon is one of the popular day trips you can do. The closest would be the Grand Canyon West, which is managed by the Hualapai Tribe. About two and half hours drive, it makes more sense to rent a car and drive if you are at […]

May 2016
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Vivid Sydney 2016

Now on its eight year, Vivid Sydney is Australia’s major winter event and is considered as one if not the largest of its kind in the world where light, sound, and ideas merge.   The event runs until June 18 for a total of 23 nights this year. Enjoy Vivid in any or all of […]

Apr 2016
Travel by Design
Visit Nepal

Today marks the first year since Nepal’s devastating earthquake, the day that changed Nepal forever. This post is a tribute to this beautiful place and hopefully one that will encourage you to visit. Swayambhunath, also known as the Monkey Temple, is an ancient religious complex atop a ...