• April 26, 2015

    May-June 2015 Cheapo Calendar: 5 Events Not To Miss

    With spring giving way to summer, expect hotter, more humid weather. Summer in Japan also usually begins with tsuyu, or the rainy season, so prepare for some wet (but still hot and humid) days in June. But neither hot weather […]

  • March 31, 2015

    Tokyo Museums and Art Galleries Mega Guide

    When travelling to Tokyo, people don’t often have as their first priority spending their time tucked away in a museum.  Instead, they’re probably hoping to take in the city’s natural beauties, go shopping in Akihabara, or perhaps check out the […]

  • January 14, 2015

    Day Trips from Tokyo – Hakone

    Hakone has a lot to offer in a day or weekend trip from Tokyo. Hot springs are of course what the town and its environs are most famous for, but they also have mountains, art museums, and beautiful nature. There […]

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  • June 25, 2015
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    Cheapo Weekend for June 27-28: Markets and Manga

    Wondering what’s good this weekend in Tokyo? Read on and wonder no more. Interested in eating, drinking, dancing and shopping? All in one spot? Head to the events square at Yoyogi Park for The World Gourmet and Music Festival where […]

  • April 29, 2015
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    Cheapo Weekend for May 3-5: Golden Week Freebies

    OK, I have some good news and some bad news. Well, actually I have a good news-bad news-good news sandwich to cushion the bad news bit. So, the good news is that it’s Golden Week, which means you probably have […]

  • April 23, 2015
    Roppongi Art Night

    Cheapo Weekend for Apr 25-26: Art Lovers’ Paradise

    It’s a good weekend for artists and art lovers. We recommend flocking to Roppongi with the other 830,000+ like-minded admirers for the 6th annual Roppongi Art Night. And when we say ‘art night’, we mean ‘ALL night’. It’s modeled after […]

  • February 12, 2015

    Cheapo Weekend for Feb 14-15: Love and Other Stuff

    Feel the love all weekend long with Valentine’s Day festivities around Tokyo. First up we’ve got the World Valentine’s Festival at Yoyogi Park going down from 10:00 am-7:00 pm on February 14th and 15th. This Yoyogi Park event has got […]