Is San Francisco a Shithole?

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I hate San Francisco now—but I long for the blissful ignorance of the days I didn’t!

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The Secret to Planning Your Japan Trip

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Planning a trip to Japan doesn’t have to drive you crazy.

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When Will We Be Able to Travel Again?

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You are not crazy if you’re already dreaming about travel after coronavirus.

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The Poshest Way to Paris

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Dreaming of first class flights to Paris? That’s not shocking.

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Where Princess Mononoke Lives

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I’ll be honest: The Princess Mononoke forest was never high on my Japan bucket list, certainly not the first time I visited Yakushima island.

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Paradise Beneath Me

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I was thrilled to be going to Koh Samui, of course—or at least thankful.

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China’s Other Capital

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China’s former capital is at least as enthralling as its current one, even if both suffer from the same choking air pollution.

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Tokyo in Just 3 Days

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It’s easy to create a Tokyo itinerary that lasts three days—or even less.

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