June 17, 2010
The Best Readymeal You'll Ever Eat
The amazing station bento, or 'ekiben', is the stuff of travellers dreams, don't you dare ride a train without buying one!
June 15, 2010
Do You Pass The Eligibility Test?
Who is eligible for a Japan Rail Pass? Are you a tourist, entertainer, student or apprentice? We have all the info you need right here.
June 10, 2010
Utilising Station Lockers
With an itinerary fit to burst, what should you do with your luggage if you’re hopping from place to place? Station lockers may be your answer...
June 9, 2010
Join Us On Facebook & Twitter
OMG, we're on Facebook and Twitter, find us and we can be BFF's! Follow us for the latest and greatest from Japan.
June 8, 2010
Festivals: Tepees And Tents More Your Thing?
In a previous post we mentioned traditional festivals, here we give you the 411 on music festivals, Japan-style!
June 7, 2010
Love Letter To Japan
June 7, 2010
Japanese Dates On The Jr Pass
Read this if you don't want to feel a wave of panic every time you read your Japan Rail Pass expiry date!
June 5, 2010
Experience A Traditional Festival
A matsuri is the perfect way to glimpse a part of Japanese culture not normally seen in daily life. With 100s every year enjoy one during your stay.
April 2, 2010
Itinerary Tip: Kotokuin Daibutsu
A fantastic day trip from Tokyo, visit Kamakura and the huuuuge Great Buddha at Kotokuin Temple. One of the largest in Japan.
March 29, 2010
Jr Pass On The Narita Express?
Landing at Narita you can activate your Japan Rail Pass and hop on the N'EX to Tokyo immediately and for free! Click here for more info.