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1Eri LinLV.47 4 1
Located in the mountainous region of the Gifu prefecture, Takayama is the perfect place to experience a mixture of rural and old Japan. Here are the top five free things to do when you're in Takayama!Sanmichi  Sanmichi, Takayama’s old town, will blast you back hundreds of years to the time when T...more...
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1Liz AvocadoLV.42 3 1
Tokyo is a beautiful city full of skyscrapers, temples, gardens, parks, and more. All of these can be viewed at once from high points all over Tokyo. One of the best places I visited for views of Tokyo is Seaside Top: World Trade Center Tokyo Observation Deck. This observation deck is located in...more...
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1Rob WLV.42 4 1
As all of you might know, Tokyo is a pretty expensive city!Some people save up a lot of money just to visit the capital of Japan for one or two weeks.Here are some tips on how to travel to Tokyo with a low budget: Transportation Of course if you come to Tokyo from an other country, you will most...more...
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1Kerstin YamaneLV.41 3 1
If you hear about Hokkaido you will mostly think about the beautiful nature, good food and its biggest city Sapporo. But there is a second big city south of Hokkaido close to Aomori. Hakodate is a nice fishing city with an very old charm.  From Tokyo you can reach Hakodate with the new Hayabusa S...more...
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1Ivy ChuLV.40 8 1
An hour away from Naha, lies a beautiful, untouched paradise--Ishigakijima.  Ishigakijima, or Ishigaki island, is the second largest island of the Yaeyama archipelago surrounding Okinawa, and is a popular vacation spot for both tourists and Japanese locals alike.  While not as big as the main isl...more...
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1Ivy ChuLV.40 6 1
You're looking for some delicious unagi for your next trip to Japan, but can't seem to settle for a good restaurant?  They're either too expensive,  or not authentic enough to satisfy your cravings.  Well look no further, because I have the perfect place for you--Yatsumeya Nishimura (八ツ目や にしむら). ...more...
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1Eri LinLV.47 6 1
Kyoto is a must-visit city for any traveler to Japan, and for good reason—it is the cultural capital of Japan and has retained much of its deep historical roots. While Kyoto has a reputation for being expensive to travel in, here are the top five free things to do when you’re in the city!  Higash...more...
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1Ally ChongLV.37 24 6
Public transportation network in Japan is most efficient in the world especially within metropolitan areas and between the large cities. No matter how far your traveling is, the vast network of public transportation provides you a fast, on time and efficient way of reaching your destination. Ther...more...
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1Christie ALV.45 27 4
Hakone is a must for many travellers and for good reason, home to lake Ashi, onsens and spectacular views of Mt Fuji this is an area that is rich in history and packs a punch for people wanting a whole lot of quintessential Japan experiences in a short timeframe. Even better, with the Hakone Free...more...
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1Micaela (ミカエラ)LV.35 173 5
Tenjin is one of the most commercialized, polished, and bustling areas of Fukuoka City. It is first and foremost a shopping district, with big brand named shops (Apple, Zara, H&M, Adidas, Forever21, and Abercrombie and Fitch,) three major department stores (Iwataya, Mitsukoshi, Daimaru), and...more...