• January 23, 2015
    super potato akihabra

    Akihabara with Aaron

    In this podcast episode your intrepid Cheapos venture into the deepest darkest depths of Akihabara. With their guide Aaron Baggett, Cheapo extraordinaire and author of our book “A Cheapo’s Guide To Akihabara“, hear them dodge maids, escape the clutches of […]

  • November 1, 2013

    Cheapo Japanese Cuisine Part 1 – Podcast #16

    This week Chris is joined by TJ Eckleberg and Ayumi, two very special kansai cheapos to discuss the various types of Japanese Cuisine and of course where to get the best value! Yakiniku Not such a cheapo option alas, korean […]

  • September 28, 2013

    Cheap Tokyo Day Trips – Podcast #15

    This week Chris and Greg into cheapo days out in the Tokyo area. From romantic getaways to family outings, we look at hiking, hot springs, temples, beach and childrens’ play parks we cover a wide variety of cheapo Tokyo day […]

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  • May 27, 2014
    coffee wifi and lunch

    Cheapo Podcast: 25 Cafes Interview

    This week your favourite cheapos catch up with Brad Stephenson from 25 cafes. Get the low down on the choicest spots for smoke free coffee, afternoon tea and free wifi in Tokyo. And of course some banter on up coming […]

  • April 18, 2014

    Beer, Parks and Picnics

    This week the cheapos tackle good parks for picnics (and grass) in Tokyo, and some craft beers you can take with you. Parks Shinjuku Gyoen – 200yen for adults, 50yen for children Yoyogi park (secret park as well) Tachikawa Showa […]

  • January 12, 2014

    Boroichi Flea Market

    On location this week from the Boroichi Flea Market in Tokyo. Hear your favorite cheapos scramble around Tokyo’s oldest flea market (dating back hundreds of years!), checking out the broad spectrum of wares and battling off the stall owners tempting […]