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How to shop for travel insurance

While travel can be one of the most exciting and rewarding life experiences there is, it can also be one of the riskiest. Anything and everything can happen the moment you remove yourself from the familiar comforts of home. Before you leave Hong Kong and embark on your...

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This Week’s Cathay Pacific/Dragonair Fanfares

This week’s fanfares include some pretty good deals for long-haul destinations with pricing close to low-cost airlines! Tickets to Melbourne (next week ) are around HK$3,500, while it would cost you less than HK$4,600 to fly to Perth ( June 21 – July 4) and New York (next...

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Incorrect Baggage Fee on AA

In October 2014 I flew from SLC to LAX on American Airlines. Then on a separate ticket I flew from LAX to HKG on Cathay Pacific. Since they are both oneworld, and Cathay Pacific is the over water carrier, it’s pretty straightforward that you use the Cathay Pacific...

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Guide to China Visa for U.S. Citizens

Fancy a trip to China to explore its unique culture, world-class cities and spectacular wonders such as Beijing’s Great Wall of China, Xi An’s Terracotta Army and Sichuan’s Jiuzhaigou Valley National Park? There is perhaps no better time than now for you to embark on a brand new...

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Pacman on Google Maps

So, I found this interesting line on my Google Maps app today when I was going to put in an address, it said “insert coin” with a Pacman logo. Well, I clicked on it, and it transported me to some random city around the world and I could...

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This Week’s Fanfares from Cathay Pacific/Dragonair

Cathay Pacific released another set of fanfares. The highlights of this week definitely are Siem Peap, Cambodia (June 14-27) at HK$1,800 and Perth, Australia (Next week!) at just HK$3,487! If you want a trip to the sunshine state of California, flights to Los Angeles (Next week!) and San...

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Gran Cenote @ Tulum, Mexico Review

Cenote? What is a cenote? How do you even read this word? Cenote may sound foreign even to the best-traveled adventure-lover, but let me put it out there: cenotes are something you definitely don’t want to miss if you are traveling to Mexico. The idea of traveling to...

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Fanfares from Cathay Pacific & Dragonair March 2015

This week, Cathay Pacific’s latest set of fanfares features really attractive deals to the Australian cities of Sydney and Brisbane at around HK$4,600 and HK$3,500 respectively. Flights to Zurich, Switzerland at under HK$4,000 and travels to Maldives at under HK$2,700 (both departing next week) are also great choices...

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HK Express Mega Sale March 2015

HK Express’ Mega Sale is back. If you remember from last year, they offered promotional fares as low as $1 HKD before taxes and fuel surcharges. This week you can get tickets at $88 HKD and up…still a great deal and cheaper than taking the Airport Express to...