Hey everyone, Here is another installment in our “Cheap Travel” series, but this time we are headed to Osaka! Osaka is known to most Japanese people as a bit of a party town, where fun consists of a lot of eating and drinking. So let’s get started! Dotonbori Dotonbori is the most famous tourist attraction in Osaka, and with all the food you can find … Continue reading Cheap Entertainment in Osaka!
One of the great things about Japan is that there are so many cheap ways to have a really great time! Tokyo has a bad reputation for being a very expensive city, but it actually has more free things to do than any other city in Japan. Hopefully, the following information will help you find some of these cheap options. Here we go: First the … Continue reading Cheap Entertainment In Japan!
A comfortable place to stay can become the second biggest cost on your trip if you are not careful. The great news is that there are plenty of affordable options in Japan, whether you want to sleep in a traditional ryokan like a samurai or surrounded by flashing lights in Shibuya or Akihabara. HOSTELS Let’s start with the super-cheap option—Hostels. There are many hostels in … Continue reading Cheap Places To Stay In Japan!
It’s no secret that Japan has a lot of temples and shrines, and it’s also no secret that Japan has a thing for neko (cats). So it makes sense that Japan would have a cat temple and a cat shrine, because what is better than one holy cat place–two of course. But today we will not be speaking about the Gotokuji Buddhist Temple in the … Continue reading Imado Jinja In Tokyo, Japan! Home of Maneki-Neko And A Matchmaking Shrine!
Another place we talked about in our Cheap Entertainment In Japan! is the famous Yoyogi Park, which has many free things for visitors to do. For everyone looking to travel to this cool area, here are the top 10 things you should do in Yoyogi Park. 1. See Some Street Performers On most days, but especially on the weekends, you can find all types of street performers … Continue reading Top 10 Things To Do In Yoyogi Park!
As we wrote in our previous article Cheap Entertainment In Japan! , one of the free things to do in Tokyo, Japan is to checkout Harajuku. Harajuku is the area around Harajuku station, which encompasses many shops, restaurants, and sight-seeing areas. Most people know it for having some of the newest/craziest fashions, and being a center for the “kawaii-style.” Well, here is a list of the top … Continue reading Top 10 Things To Do In Harajuku!
Hey everyone, Another place that we mention in our Cheap Entertainment In Japan! is the very popular Odaiba, which hosts many of the large music and anime events in Tokyo, Japan. But there are tons of things to do in Odaiba, and here is our list of Top 10 Things you should do in Odaiba! 1. Join Forces With A Real Gundam Head to DiverCity Plaza and … Continue reading Top 10 Things To Do In Odaiba!
Hey everyone, Checkout my reaction to a cool tourism video of Yamaguchi Prefecture in Japan! A lot of people may not be as familiar with Yamaguchi, but it has so many beautiful areas. Continue reading Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan – Reaction Video!
My first trip to Japan (many years ago), was also my first trip overseas, so I really didn’t know what to expect on the 14 hour flight. The longest flight I had been on before was a couple of hours, and I had no idea what would–or wouldn’t–be available for me on such a long flight. Fortunately, it all worked out for me in the … Continue reading 5 Things To Bring On Your Plane To Japan!
Sengaku-Ji is Buddhist temple located in the Takanawa neighborhood of Minato-ku in Tokyo, Japan. This temple is not always on people’s list of things to see in Tokyo, but we think it really should be. And here is why. First, a little background as to why this temple is so important. Let me tell you a brief story about Samurai. The Ako Incident So back … Continue reading Sengaku-Ji Temple!