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On internet access, SIM cards, data plans, mobile routers and WiFi in Tokyo

First of all, you will need to decide which of the following groups you belong to: I am a recovering mobile device addict and I […]

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[Deals] 50% discount for Official Hotels of Disney Resort Japan!

Chanced upon a deal on Jalan.net which features up to 50% off hotel booking prices at Official Hotels, Partner Hotels and “Good Neighbour” Hotels of Disney Resort (Japan) for the […]

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Saving on Taxi Fares in Tokyo

It is not a secret that taxis in Japan go by relatively expensive metered rates. While the flag-down fee varies from prefecture to prefecture, the subsequent […]

Snapshot: Mochitsuki (mochi-making) Festival

Mochi is a delicacy in Japan made from glutinous rice and its popularity goes beyond the shores of Japan as countries like Taiwan and Singapore also […]

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Popular day trips from Tokyo in a nutshell

Check out this “cheat sheet” for determining where to go for a day trip from Tokyo! Click to enlarge the image. Photo credits: Kawagoe: http://www.goldenjipangu.com/ […]