Category Archives: Japan

7 alternative things to see in Japan

Meguro Parasite Museum In a rather nondescript building in Meguro, lies the slightly daunting Parasitological Museum. “Try to think about parasites without a feeling of fear, and take the time to learn about their wonderful world.” The Meguro Parasitological Museum … Continue reading

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Get dressed as a Geisha in Kyoto

Dressing up as a Geisha is becoming increasingly popular these days. Staff perform a complete transformation on the guest using meticulous make-up techniques, hair styling methods, and ornate kimonos. Girls may then walk the surrounding neighborhood as they soak up the … Continue reading

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Learn to use Japanese toilets

This sort of information scares a few foreign travellers – “You need prior knowledge to work the toilets? Just how complicated are they?” By now, you’ve all heard about the high tech loos in Japan; the fancy buttons, the shooting … Continue reading

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Tokyo 2015

Welcome to Tokyo 2015 For a little while at least, this will be my final Japan vacation, so I thought it important to share ‘the final trip’ with you all. You can catch the photos of all my adventures here. Day … Continue reading

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What to pack for a trip to Japan

 何パックする It’s hard to know what to pack for trips, especially in foreign countries where things may be little different from back home, and weather can be unpredictable. This particular page is aimed mostly for women, for the simplest reason! … Continue reading

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Tokyo Disneyland VS Tokyo Disneysea

Located in the Chiba Prefecture, Disneyland and Disneysea are perfect additions to any family vacation. Each park spans approximately across 115 acres, and were the first Disney parks to be opened outside of the United States. In Disneyland, there are … Continue reading

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Visting Hakone

Hakone is a town in Ashigarashimo District in Kanagawa Prefecture. It’s less than 100km from Tokyo, it is most known for hot springs, natural beauty and, of course, Mt Fuji. Hakone, as well as Nikko, is one of the most popular destinations for Japanese … Continue reading

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