Carry On Essentials for Long Flights – What to Pack

Let’s be honest, nothing comes close to the thrill and excitement that an adventure across borders inspires. However, to fully enjoy your trip (especially if it’s relatively long), it is crucial that you bring along some carry-on essentials for long flights. Why? Besides the fact that these items will make your in-flight experience more enjoyable, Continue Reading

Wakizashi vs. Tanto – The Next Time You Visit Japan

Both the Wakizashi and Tanto are Samurai swords. The Samurai were Japanese warriors of ancient times whose reputation in martial arts and sword fighting continues to travel through time. But it was not just their fighting skills that earned them their reputation — it was everything in the swords they carried; discipline respect, smartness, and bravery. Continue Reading