Just outside of Las Vegas, beyond the twinkling neon lights and unenthusiastic workers handing out strip club cards, lies the Seven Magic Mountains, a┬ápublic art installation by Ugo Rondinone. There is no public transport to the Seven Magic Mountains, so you’ll have to catch a ride there somehow. It is…

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When you think of Victoria, BC, you think of flowers. Flowers everywhere. So naturally, Victoria also has a pretty famous garden: The Butchart Gardens. I didn’t do much research on visiting the world famous botanical Butchart Gardens before hand because, like, it’s a garden with a bunch of plants. How…

$34 for some flowers?!?!?

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There are a couple points of backstory that you need to know that will hopefully help you put yourself in my situation. The last time I was in Vegas, like 2ish years ago, all the strip hotels had free parking. Pools can be really hard to find. People are attracted…

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I love Chinatowns. When I was younger, I thought every great city needed to have a Chinatown, otherwise, it was just a suburb. Though, I soon learned that “Chinatowns” were in large part a result of the influx of Chinese immigrants to the United States (back in the 1840s?) during…

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While we were staying in Taipei, we took a day trip to New Taipei City to explore Jinguashi. The drive there was incredibly gorgeous, sweeping ocean views and mountain landscapes. We drove past the beaches and a few waterfalls, all the way to the top of Jingua Rock (Jinguashi). You…

All that glitters is gold

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