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3 months in Japan

My name is David and I am planning to be in Japan in March to May. This is a trip to discover a different side of Japan that the average tourist dose not get to see. I was in Japan 2...more


Central Kyoto is easy to walk but put on comfortable shoes.. and note that on my tour, you can always hop the subway back across town. Do all the big tourist stuff 1st; then hit some...more


A general tip, Japan is well organized country. I take a small backpack with me that has enough room to carry one or two days clothes and limited amount of things needed to get ready....more


I love Tokyo and the crazy cuisine, but often after a few days in Japan, I need a solid, meal withouth any surprises. It helps to learn a few japanese words, like chicken or vegatarian....more

Eat it all!

And no, I don't mean eat everything in sight. What I mean is try everything, and this doesn't just apply to food. My motto throughout our trip to Japan was "I came...more

Eating in

This is really a general tip but I discovered it in Japan because I would always forage for breakfast rolls or the like and bring it back to our hotel room. Most rooms come with two...more

inexpensive fresh meals

this is nothing new 2 frequent travelers 2 japan, but this country has best convenience store food. yes! food. real food. if u can find a natural lawson even better. this chain has...more

Travel Tip

Two comments about a really incredible hotel in Tokyo. For a truly breathtaking view, get a high room facing the park in the Hyatt Regency Tokyo in the Skinjuku-Ku district. At bedtime...more

Pick and choose just a few

You can easily spend hours looking around just one of the many shrines / temples in Kyoto. Pick one or two must-sees for your trip and concentrate on seeing those fully. Don't...more

Go early in the morning

Arrange your schedule so you hit the most popular of your destinations first thing in the morning. The beautiful temples and gardens are much more enjoyable without the throngs of...more

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