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Tokyo From Above – The Best FREE View in the City!

If you’re searching for the best view of Tokyo, look no further than the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building!  Located in the heart of Shinjuku, the twin towers are a short walk from the west exit of the JR Shinjuku station, and offer FREE panoramic views of the city from the 45th floor.  Seriously, who doesn’t like FREE?! For […]

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#13 Complete – Get Into North Korea!!

Well, we did it!  And not only did we just get into North Korea, we spent a whole week there!  This one’s been on our bucket list, While We’re Alive, for a while now.  Most people thought we were crazy, and a few were genuinely concerned for our safety (like the United pilot who was certain […]

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Yikes!…We Live In The World’s Most Expensive City ~ Singapore

So, apparently we now live in the world’s most expensive city.  According to Economist Intelligence Unit (whatever that is…) Singapore just took the top spot away from Tokyo as the priciest place to call home.  When a 900 sq. foot apartment costs $4000 a month to rent, and a certificate to purchase and drive a […]

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A Weekend Away in Kuala Lumpur ~ Malaysia

Just got back from a weekend in Kuala Lumpur, with absolutely zero expectations of the city before going.  This being our first trip to Malaysia, all we really knew about the country was that it was a heck of a lot cheaper than Singapore, and home to some mighty big towers!  We had the trip […]

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