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Some tips to travel cheap in Japan.

Many Japanese thinks “Traveling overseas is good, but after all traveling in Japan is the best!” All over the country, there are all kinds of scenic spots and historical sites, and delicious food you can enjoy. If there is only one problem, it is the high transportation costs and accommodation charges. As looking at the travel price people say, “It will be even cheaper to travel to Southeast Asia or Taiwan if this is the price…” and often take a sigh. So, we will introduce you the secret to keep the transportation costs and accommodation expenses cheap. Secret Part 1: Using a high-speed night bus! Most excellent means to inexpensively […]

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Let’s have Kimono experience in Asakusa Tokyo ♪ (4 stores where you can enjoy Kimono experience in Asakusa)

“Asakusa” is a town which has strong “downtown taste”. It is the most popular tourist areas of Tokyo, “Kaminarimon”, “Senso-ji Temple”, Asakusa gourmet, or in the neighboring town Ryogoku, there are “Kokugikan” where they have the Sumo-wrestling tournament and Edo historical museum. There are a lot of attractions for foreign tourists that you can’t miss. And when you visit Asakusa, we would like to definitely recommend to have “Kimono experience”. Wearing a beautiful Japanese traditional costume, let’s gracefully walk the streets of Asakusa. Although in Asakusa there are many shops that you can rent Kimono, the following four stores has a website descript in English, with resident bilingual staff, offers […]

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How to use free Wi-Fi in Tokyo

Once Japan compared with other countries, as a country the development of Wi-Fi environment is especially late, (unfortunately) among foreign tourists had bought disrepute. “Even though this is a big city, there are no free Wi-Fi spots. Why? Where …? … In Southeast Asia there is Wi-Fi everywhere”. Foreign tourists who visited Tokyo talks about dissatisfaction for many times as you will hear. But the situation recently it is being dramatically improved! Especially in Tokyo, towards the Olympic Games of 2020, the development of the Internet environment for foreign visitors and tourists are underway at a rapid pace. So this time, for foreign tourists who visited Tokyo, we will introduce […]

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Let’s compare the features and prices of four types of accommodation

“When you travel, you want to truncate the budget accommodation as much as possible …!” I think this is the universal desire of budget travelers. Since Japan is especially high rates country when you compared with other countries, appropriate accommodation select is exactly a matter of life and death for the traveler. So this time, I tried to compare the features and prices of four types of accommodation which are “Business hotel”, “Youth Hostel”, “Capsule Hotel”, and “Guest House”. Business hotel Rate: Private room per night 6,000 to 10,000 yen If you visit Tokyo for a business trip, I think generally will access to a business hotel. Since specializing in […]

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Ueno tourist information | 4 spots to visit in Ueno

3-minute train ride from “Guest house Wasabi”, you will be in “Ueno”. There are culture facilities such as museums, art museum and art-based schools, it is an area of scent of culture. We will introduce the attractions of the captivating downtown area this time. Ameya Yokocho (Ameya alley) “Ameya Yokocho”the mall area that extends between the JR Ueno Station and the Okachimachi station. It will be known by the name called “Ameyoko”. Several hundred retail stores cluster along street along the viaduct, and everyday has a great bustle of shoppers. Also goods to be handled, are food, clothing, miscellaneous goods, jewelry and so on. Almost just anything, and is to […]

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Let’s go to the “Tsukiji market”!

Tsukiji market is a public wholesale market in Chuo-ku, Tokyo. Scale of the market is said to be the world’s largest, handling the amount of seafood per day up to a whopping average of 2,000 tons. In addition to seafood, meat, fruit, vegetables, a variety of fresh food are also beukng trade. It also has a face as a major tourist spot in Tokyo, and the sight of lined up people for fresh fish and seafood, many tourists every day seeking the atmosphere of the coming and going of people and vehicles rapidly in the market. However, in recent years due to the rapid increase of tourists, there are some […]

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