Flyers can tag their own bags in Las Vegas // (c) 2013 British Airways

Poll: Tagging Your Own Bags – Faster?

British Airways (BA) has launched a new bag-tagging system at Las Vegas McCarren International airport that allows customers traveling from Las Vegas to destinations in the UK and across the BA network to print and attach tags to their own bags at a self-service kiosk. British Airways is the first international carrier with TSA approval…

Meditation at Shinkoin Temple // (c) Janeen Christoff

What to Do in Kyoto

I love Japanese culture. From the off-beat style of Harajuku Girls to the movie “Lost in Translation,” I am fascinated by Japan. So during a visit to Kyoto, when my itinerary included meditation at a Japanese temple, dining on soba noodles, dressing up in a kimono and touring a museum devoted to manga (Japanese comics),…