Learn Japanese: 15 Easy Phrases for Your Trip to Japan!

Getting ready for an upcoming trip to Japan and just realized you don't know a word of Japanese?! Don't worry, whether you're trying to order food at one of the best restaurants in Tokyo or need directions to the nearest subway station, we've got you covered. While learning a foreign language may seem daunting,

The Best Restaurants in Tokyo, Japan

Best Restaurants in Tokyo The first time I visited Tokyo in the Fall of 2015 I went in not knowing what to expect. I did some research online, spoke to friends, and had my hotel's concierge help with the harder-to-secure reservations. By the end of my week I was completely blown away with the food

Top 5 Best Bars in Tokyo, Japan

Best Tokyo Bars Looking for the best bars in Tokyo?ūüćłūüćĻūü泬†While Tokyo is often recognized for its bustling food scene that offers more Michelin star restaurants than any other city in the world, don‚Äôt sleep on Japan‚Äôs capital city when it comes to their drinks. Tokyo has established itself as a premier contender in the

Miyajima: Shrine Island

Miyajima, Japan GETTING THERE ACTIVITIES FOOD MORE! Getting There   Getting There¬†- Take Train or Ferry from Hiroshima Currency -¬†Japanese Yen (¬•) Language - Japanese Population -¬†2,000   Itsukushima - Miyajima Located only an hour away by train and then ferry from Hiroshima, Itsukushima is one of the most iconic sites

Your Guide to Seeing Tokyo

Tokyo Travel INTRO ACTIVITIES FOOD DRINKS MORE! Introduction   Main Airports¬†- Narita International Airport (NRT), Haneda Airport (HND) Currency - Japanese Yen (¬•) Language - Japanese Population -¬†13.5 million GDP (Japan)¬†-¬†$4.6 trillion (3rd Overall)   Tokyo might be my favorite city in the world. It also happens to be the world‚Äôs

Kamakura: Day Trip From Tokyo

Kamakura, Japan GETTING THERE ACTIVITIES FOOD MORE! Getting There   Getting There -¬†Take Train from Tokyo Currency -¬†Japanese Yen (¬•) Language - Japanese Population -¬†174,000   Kamakura Kamakura is located about an hour and a half south of Tokyo by train offers the perfect day trip for those looking to get

Hokkaido: Japan’s Treasured Island

HokkaidŇć, Japan INTRO ACTIVITIES FOOD MORE! Getting There   Airport¬†-¬†New Chitose Airport (Sapporo, CTS) Currency -¬†Japanese Yen (¬•) Language - Japanese Population - 5.5 million   HokkaidŇć The second largest island in Japan after Honshu (where Tokyo is situated), HokkaidŇć is an incredible destination for outdoor activities, delicious seafood and more.