BY WENDY HUNG For a country which heavily relied its economy on a thriving tourism industry, it’s unbearable to think future travelers to Nepal might need to wait for a long while before ...
BY RYAN WESTERN I woke up during my first morning and was directed to a water taxi that would take me to an island from which the school bus water taxi would pick me up. I did not know whom I was to meet, what they looked like, or where I was going immediately or […]
BY JST NEWS On Monday morning, at 9:42 a.m. local time, a 6.6 earthquake shook the island of Taiwan. The quake lasted for almost 30 seconds, leaving many locals and travelers disoriented. Even for people in Taipei who are accustomed to frequent earthquakes, some were shaken up by swaying buildings that seemed to last much longer than […]
BY LENA KAZER When I made the puddle-jump from Taiwan to Okinawa, I knew very little about the impending flavor-lottery I would soon find on the Japanese prefecture. I anticipated engorging myself on raw fish and seaweed, cramming decades of youth-revitalizing vitamins into my body before heading back to the land of white bread and […]
BY EVAN MOLINEUX Photo: Facebook/Coachella Looking at the Coachella lineup this year, everyone knows that Jack White is going to tear it up, AC/DC is going to be one of the most rocking sing a longs of all time, Florence and the Machine is going to give you chills, and Ratatat are going to melt […]
BY WENDY HUNG The happiest country in Asia is on your bucket list, but how are you supposed to really DO Bhutan? Most guidebooks will give you too much information, and so far you’ve only heard about the famous Tiger’s Nest. SEE ALSO: Jetset Times Guide To Getaway: Bhutan Here’s a list of incredible must-do’s that will […]
BY JERRY ALONZO LEON There comes a point in a person’s life when the mundane routine of a demanding career, coupled with the social pressure of chasing success while maintaining some semblance of happiness, can unnecessarily conflict with the dreams and passions of one’s heart—it is then that a choice, for the sake of one’s […]
BY JST NEWS It’s no surprise that after the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525 into the French Alps, airlines around the globe have prompted stricter cockpit rules. SEE ALSO: Germanwings Crash Prompts Airlines To Change Cockpit Policies On April 3, two passengers who were allegedly off-duty Ryanair staff members were seen making multiple visits to the cockpit during […]