Want to add a more creative touch to your trip to Japan? While famous for temples, cherry trees, and street fashion, Japan is becoming more and more known as a destination for design-centric […]
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Three must-see cherry blossom locations easily accessible from Tokyo.
A chance to see the infamous penis festival, horseback archery, a courtesan parade and more!
Got some time to spare during your Haneda layover? Here are some ideas for experiencing Tokyo without going too far, or not […]
The closure of Omotesando Koffee was a sad loss, but Koffee mastermind Eiichi Kunimoto had an entirely new concept in the works […]
Everything you need to know about manga cafes in Tokyo, with a list of central locations at the end of the article.
Sakura may be Japan’s most famous blossoms, but that doesn’t mean its other blossoms should be overlooked! Many […]
There’s nothing quite like sex. Except maybe chocolate and wine—but they do not quite expose you to the same raw thrill and […]
Curious about Tokyo's entertainment and red-light district? Here are 10 ways to explore Tokyo's seedy, "0-to-100" side.
Looking to unleash your inner child and artist? Need to relieve some stress or unleash your creativity? Here’s a place […]
With so many passes to choose from, we thought we'd help you break down your options for your Japan travels.
Meiji Jingu is the most visited religious site in Japan. Let our guide take you through its rich history, legends, traditions, […]
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This is a brand new (built in 2016) Japanese-style apartment near Nishimagome Station with easy access to Asakusa, Ginza and Shibuya. Sleeping is on futons on high resilience foam mattresses laid over tatami that will give you a good night's […]
Tamachi Bay Hotel is a newly opened and conveniently located capsule hotel in the quiet business and residential district of Tamachi. Tamachi has a few interesting local restaurants and bars, but the real attraction is the convenience to […]
If you're looking for a super convenient, affordable place for hitting the ski slopes or getting some winter onsen action, then Hotel Chene Kijimadaira fits the bill. The hotel is right on the ski slopes with 27 western style rooms (with private […]
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A cheapo’s paradise, flea markets in Tokyo are awesome for bargain-hunting—and there’s no […]
Ready for some lovin’? Perhaps you live in a guesthouse, a tiny apartment with paper thin […]
With the dollar stronger than ever (at time of writing, 90 USD will buy you 10,700 yen), now is […]
Choosing a hotel or hostel in Tokyo can be daunting, so we’ve put together this guide to cheap […]