It’s official – we’re two years old! To celebrate, we’ve put together a list of ten awesome (and somewhat under-appreciated, we think) articles and podcasts we’ve posted since our hunble hobo beginnings. Take a wander down cheapo lane with these gems:
Some beer gardens may be opening earlier this year – but this is a cheaper way to enjoy the warmer weather.
Jimbocho, Tokyo’s “Book Town”, is an often forgotten, but vibey area – and this guide will help you explore it.
This one speaks for itself. Go on, you know you want to read it.
Because even a cheapo likes to eat classy chow from time to time.
Don Don Down on Wednesday is a shop where the prices vary by day.
For the trendy cheapo – a window-shopping guide to one of Tokyo’s coolest areas.
In case the above “window-shopping” leaves only one of your 5.5. tatami mats free.
Because rare is the cheapo who can afford Disneyland or Sea.
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10) Setsuyaku Battle – Two Japanese Celebrities Battle it out to Live on Less than 10 000 yen for a Whole Month:
Inspiration and cheapo tips abound!
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