All you need to know about jiko bukken "stigmatized properties"—which happen to be some of the cheapest apartments in Tokyo.
Many Tokyo wards own country lodges that can be rented cheaply by residents, including foreigners. Here's how.
How to make meal choices that help the environment without hurting your wallet.
Looking for a budget-friendly English-speaking hairdresser? Here's one who gives cheapo readers a discount.
Five suggested routes for super cheapo getaways using the Seishun 18 rail pass.
Five holiday getaways that are a breeze with the discount Seishun 18 rail ticket.
Tokyo is a world leader in urban gardening and farming. See some of the city's best examples and learn how to get your hands dirty.
Got an old Japanese iPhone lying around? We walk you through how to unlock it and bring it back to life with a cheap SIM.