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48 Hours in Osaka on a Budget

February 12, 2019

One of the most characteristic cities in Japan, Osaka has always been known for being a little different than most other cities. From Osaka-ben (Osaka dialect) to the many…

Culture Living In Japan

A Guide to Valentine’s Day in Japan

February 4, 2019

When you think of Valentine’s Day, the image of a man buying expensive chocolates, jewelry, flowers, cards, stuffed animals, other assorted gifts for the person he loves usually comes…


48 Hours in Yokohama on a Budget

January 28, 2019

Yokohama, the second largest city of Japan, is an exciting city and known for its futuristic port, Chinatown and relaxed atmosphere. Easily accessible from Tokyo, Yokohama is a fun…

Culture Travel

Discover Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto’s Golden Pavilion

January 16, 2019

Nestled snuggly between Daitokuji Temple, Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, and Ryoanji Temple is Kinkakuji Temple, one of the most popular buildings found in Japan. Namely due to the unique and…

Living In Japan News

Studio Ghibli Amusement Park is coming in 2022

January 14, 2019

If you’re a fan of Studio Ghibli (and if you’re not, you’ll soon become one), you’ll be thrilled to hear that the first Ghibli amusement park is set to…