Are you here because you want a visa so you can visit Japan and see the cherry blossoms? Or do you want to try authentic Japanese food and see for yourself if it is indeed true that sushi there melts in your mouth? Or are you perhaps an anime or manga lover and wanted to… Continue reading How I Got my Japanese Visa (Tips and FAQ)
Answer: PHP 70, 571.86 / USD 1,586.32 / JPY 196, 201.52 (ALL IN EXPENSES) 10 Day Itinerary: Day 1 – Tokyo (Ueno Park + Tokyo Tower) Day 2 – Kawaguchiko Day 3 – Osaka (Osaka Castle + Namba) Day 4 – Nara Day 5 – Kyoto (Arashiyama – Kinakaku-ji – Fushimi Inari – Kiyozumi-dera) Day 6… Continue reading How Much Did I Spend for a 10 Day Trip to Japan?
After checking in at the hostel (Yadoya Guesthouse for Backpackers), we decided to grab a meal on our way to Shibuya. We stayed at Nakano area and I would recommend staying here because there are a lot of food options, and the hostel is in front of 7/11. Plus, Nakano is just beside Shinjuku. Please… Continue reading Tokyo 2014 – Day 1
After having been in Korea twice and being able to experience their subway system, and knowing that the best way to travel within the city is through subway, I thought planning our Japan itinerary would be simple. But I was wrong. First of all, there are A LOT of subway lines in Japan. You have… Continue reading Japan Railway System! Which Pass Should I Get?
After passing through the immigration, baggage and customs, you now have to find your way out of the airport and into central Tokyo. We chose to avail the N’Ex Tokyo Direct ticket which costs 1500 yen. You can buy the ticket inside the airport, just look for the JR counter. In our case, the JR counter… Continue reading N’EX Tokyo Direct Guide!