Going to Japan Soon? Check Out DIY Travel Japan!

Okay.  The reason I’m super busy this week is because me and my friends are starting to build a community for travelers in Japan. You might be saying: Oh, another one.  But this one is different.  Why? With visa restrictions all over the world getting more relaxed (especially in Japan for the past 5 years) andContinue reading “Going to Japan Soon? Check Out DIY Travel Japan!”

Tokyo Drift! A Fast and Furious Journey (Part 3)

I suddenly remembered that I have to write about the last leg of my quick Tokyo trip! In case you missed out on the earlier posts, here’s Part 1 and Part 2.  The last part of our trip covered most of Central and Western areas of Tokyo: Akihabara, Harajuku, and Shinjuku.  These are the busiest places in Tokyo (probably in Japan) andContinue reading “Tokyo Drift! A Fast and Furious Journey (Part 3)”

Tokyo Drift! A Fast and Furious Journey (Part 2)

Yes, as promised, here’s what went down in Tokyo! If you want to know where we stayed and how we got here, Part 1 will guide you through.  First off, buying a train pass comes highly recommended.  There are a number of passes available to tourists and non-tourists.  After reviewing all the bus passes, trainContinue reading “Tokyo Drift! A Fast and Furious Journey (Part 2)”

Tokyo Drift! A Fast and Furious Journey (Part 1)

First timers in Tokyo! In the past, I had always wished to visit Tokyo.  I mean, hello, I live in Japan! Anyway, I planned the trip for me and my sister who was visiting.  The plan involved visiting 4 cities (Kyoto-Tokyo-Nara-Osaka) in 9 days using the least amount of cash possible. Tokyo from Kyoto?  HowContinue reading “Tokyo Drift! A Fast and Furious Journey (Part 1)”