Although talking about having a Japan travel power adapter is not the most romantic topic, it is something you will need to think about if you’re planning on traveling to Japan.
To everyone’s surprise, Hyperdia discontinued its timetable and route searches on April 1, 2022. This was a complete shock because Hyperdia had been the leading Japan train travel app and website since the early 2000s. Read more
What is a Japan travel SIM card, and why would you need one? For those of you that travel around the world with an unlocked phone, you’re probably used to picking up a SIM card soon after landing. Japan is no different, right? Well, kind of…
Today we are answering the question, “What are the best areas to stay in Tokyo for tourists?” Read more
Packing for Japan can sometimes feel a bit overwhelming. So to help you out, we’ve put together a list of 7 travel necessities for Japan. We hope this travel tip will help you make a packing list of what to pack and give you an idea of what things not to bring to Japan.
The best backpack for Japan travel is 40 liters, or smaller, and waterproof. The style and brand are not that important. Instead, I suggest focusing on comfort and practicality.
Travel insurance for Japan can bring peace of mind in case of trip cancellation, medical emergencies or unplanned events during your trip. It could save you both time and money if you get ill or have an accident requiring you to cancel your trip or return home early. Read more
Today we are answering the question, “Is there a lot of walking in Japan?” Read more
Today we are talking about whether you should get a pocket Wi-Fi in Japan.
Today, we are talking about the best luggage for Japan. Read more
Becki and Shawn
Japan Travel Specialists
Hi, we’re Becki and Shawn! We love Japan and are truly passionate about Japan and Japan travel.
We’ve lived, worked, and traveled in Japan for 20+ years, so we know where to go, what to see, and how to get there. Join us in Japan for an adventure of a lifetime!