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1|imageslimMolly PLV.10 5 3
The Akihabara Bay Hotel is a female only capsule hotel located near by the Akihabara JR station. It is a fantastic place to stay when travelling to Akihabara on a budget or if you just want to experience a capsule hotel in a safe and lovely environment.The hotel itself it very clearly designed fo...more...
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1|imageslimSimon StastnyLV.12 60 1
I’ve launched my journey through Japan in Tokyo where I planned to stay for only one night to repose after a 17-hour long flight (with 2 transfers: in Helsinki and Fukuoka). I researched all possible options that this metropolis offers for low-budget travelers like me, but I kind of knew I wanted...more...
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1|imageslimKim BLV.86 394 9
When it comes to my favorite way to vacation, I'd have to say that relaxing at a ryokan is up there at the top. Great food, pleasant accommodation, and best of all - onsen facilities! My most-loved ryokan experience in Japan so far was one with a brilliant view of Mount Fuji - it was one of those...more...
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1|imageslimKim BLV.86 538 18
If you're planning out your Japanese trip then naturally, one of the biggest things to consider is where you're going to stay. You might be researching hotels or AirBnB locations, but one style of accommodation that you may not have considered if you've never been to Japan before are ryokans. Ryo...more...
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1|imageslimPhil NolanLV.25 113 5
     When visiting Japan your first thought might be to check hotel prices. My suggestion is to look at Airbnb first. Airbnb is usually cheaper and you enhance your Japan experience by living the way the Japanese do, in a real Japanese apartment. Now you may not have a fancy concierge or indoor ...more...
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1|imageslimMieke PLV.55 544 7
Hostels have a reputation of being a very low budget way of travelling without any luxury what so ever. There will always be this one relative complaining about the possibility of bed bugs and smelly and noisy roommates…However, even so these horror stories might or might not have been realities ...more...
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1|imageslimMiko TingLV.41 1916 5
Imagine yourself in a zombie apocalypse in Japan.  Will you survive? If you find yourself surrounded by zombies or if you're just visiting Japan for pleasure or business, here are some great reasons why a 7-Eleven store in Japan is a great place to survive.  DISCLAIMER: No, I was not paid by 7-El...more...
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1|imageslimMike BosackLV.71 743 7
A while back, I posted an article about a fascinating hotel in Hakone called the Fujiya Hotel.  Steeped in history with fascinating architecture, a host of famous visitors, and convenient location, the Fujiya Hotel was one of the greatest Western Style hotels I've stayed at in Japan.  But there a...more...
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1|imageslimClaudia MitsuLV.53 930 9
If you are going on a trip, the costs for accommodations are always a big point on the budget list. Hotels can be super expensive, when you are staying at ones which are there for relaxing, fun and the typical holiday feeling. They include different meals and restaurants, swimming pool, spa area ...more...
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1|imageslimDonna RhaeLV.55 864 5
Japan can be a little bit on the expensive side, so sometimes you have to make sacrifices to save a dollar here and there. If you plan on traveling all around Japan renting hotels can end up burning a massive hole in your wallet, leaving you less cash for more important things. Luckily, Japan has...more...