A New Terrific Book For The Holiday! Here’s a great new gift to give for the holiday – for everyone who loves well-written, riveting murder mysteries! “Austin Translation” is the brand new novel by my friend Zach Selwyn, and I’m… Read More ›
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The 5th Annual Bloggers Bash! Five Reasons To Love Social Media! Previewing London’s Big Basher Event!
5 Things I Love About Social Media! I was prompted to consider something “in the key of five” by the Bloggers Bash site: as they celebrate their fifth year, the call went out to post using “FIVE” as a prompt…. Read More ›
Tokyo’s Sensoji Temple Shops Face Ruin! Asakusa’s Massive Rent Hike Could Wipe Out These Iconic Shops!
Welcome To Tokyo’s Iconic Sensoji Temple! Everyone who visits Tokyo makes a stop in the Asakusa district, where Tokyo’s iconic Senjoi temple is – with this entrance: Just past this entrance is a long street, where you can buy a… Read More ›
Welcome To Tokyo’s Shinjuku District! Yes, one of Tokyo’s most amazing neighborhoods is filled with neon and incredible nightlife – one of the most entertaining places to visit – but it’s expensive as well! A Month Of Tokyo For $772!… Read More ›
Welcome To Tokyo’s Busiest Intersection! Of the many wonders of Tokyo, perhaps the most enjoyable is a trip to the iconic “Shibuya crossing” – the world’s busiest intersection! It’s almost impossible to capture the energy and organized chaos of crossing… Read More ›
Welcome To Tianmen Mountain! Here is one of nature’s most amazing sights: a mountain that has a hole in it! Tianmen Mountain in China is famous for its water-eroded cave, which literally formed a “hole” in the mountain! It also… Read More ›
Become A Sim-Wise Patreon! Everyone who watched G4 got the chance to meet Alex Sim-Wise, a UK-based Host who became a correspondent for G4 and took us on many a wild ride, like this one in Tokyo: Look, it wasn’t… Read More ›
Welcome To The “Tokyo Idol Festival!” I wanted to share a musical performance phenomenon underway in Tokyo – one that we happened upon! First, according to wikipedia: “in Japanese pop culture, “idol” is a term typically used to refer to… Read More ›
A Tokyo “Double Rainbow!” What a great way to celebrate Alex’s first-ever trip to Tokyo – with a double rainbow from our Park Hyatt hotel room! It was just one of the many great shots from there – like this… Read More ›
The 31st “Godzilla” Is Here! Yes, the world’s greatest movie monster is back! For the 31st time, Japan cinemas has fans roaring in delight at the latest “Godzilla” film – first, check out the trailer! “Godzilla” is an icon in… Read More ›