When Russell and I were researching our month long trip to Japan back in March 2017, figuring out the train and transport system was our main priority. We knew this would be our primary way of getting around the country, so we didn’t want to arrive in Japan, absolutely clueless as to how public transport worked. We were due to land at Haneda Airport in Tokyo at around 6am, and would need to catch public…

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Both Russell and I are huge theme park fans. Once we learned that there was a Disneyland resort in Japan, we just had to go. Tokyo is home to Disneyland and DisneySea, the most unique Disney park in the world. This park is extremely difficult to explain, as it’s a place that can’t be described in regular words. It’s incredible and the most impressive theme park I’ve ever visited. Before our visit to Japan, Russell and…

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When my partner Russell and I were researching and planning our month long trip to Japan, we knew we wanted to fit in as much as we could in those four weeks. Japan may be a fairly small island country, but there is a ton to do and see. It would take an entire lifetime to explore Tokyo alone. We wanted to hit as many cities as we could, cross off as much as possible, and…

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If you’ve never visited Japan before, it can come as quite a shock when you arrive. The Japanese do everything with such ease, it’s pretty awesome to see! There is a system in place for almost everything, and locals go about their daily lives in such a quiet manner. I’ve actually already published an article about Japan’s transport system. Click here to read it! Here are all of the Japan travel tips I think you’ll…

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It’s no secret that Tokyo is an extremely big city. Not only is it Japan’s capital, but it’s also the most populated city in the world. So if you only have a few days to explore Tokyo, it can seem overwhelming. It would quite literally take an entire lifetime to explore every inch of Tokyo, so don’t give yourself any unrealistic expectations. Unfortunately, you won’t see it all in one go.  If you’re planning a…

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