Author: Laura Ma

Laura Ma is a Hong Kong Canadian who enjoys everything from arts and food, to wildlife and sports. Above all things, she loves to travel, constantly learning from different cultures and seeking out unique experiences. Even though she calls Toronto and Hong Kong home, she has a very low patience for long haul flights.

Latest Posts

Japan's 31 most beautiful places

Japan's 31 most beautiful places

Is it possible to take an ugly photo of these stunningly scenic destinations in Japan? We don't think so
CNN Partner Hotels

EXPERT'S GUIDE

Cycling around the world
Taking the long way home on two wheels is going to be tough. We're here to smooth the ride

CULINARY JOURNEYS

Hello Kitty Chinese Cuisine dim sum
What happens when you merge possibly the two best things on Earth? Hello Kitty dim sum

BEST of USA

American Southwest photo
A photo pro explains how to capture some of America's most famous landmarks while dealing the summer travel crowds