Posts in tokyo
STORY TIME || 2 AM ceremony trapped in a room with a crying Japanese man

Storytime of how I became trapped in a room with a crying Japanese man. Expat travel stories from Japan.

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The best FREE souvenirs from Japan

Where are eki stamp locations? What is an Eki stamp? It’s the best free souvenir from Japan! I show you how to collect Eki stamps!

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What is the Japan rail pass and is it worth it?

What is the Japan Rail Pass? Which Japan rail pass should you buy? Where does the JR pass cover? How do I use my Japan rail pass? Japan rail pass or suica? These questions plus many more will be answered in my comprehensive guide to transportation in Japan.

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Hakone day trip & Hakone Free Pass Explained

Why you should visit Hakone in Japan. My top list of best things to do in Hakone including the Open Air Museum. Plus how to get to Hakone from Tokyo using the Hakone Free Pass. Hakone is the perfect day trip from Tokyo & is family friendly.

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What to eat at the Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo

A trip to Tsukiji fish market it worth it for your stomach! In this blog I tell you about Tuskiji market opening times & when to visit. This is my top guide of what to eat at Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo.

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The best foreigner friendly Izakaya in Tokyo!

Where to find the best Izakaya in Tokyo. I had the best Izakaya experience & ate the most delicious food. Foreigner friendly & very entertaining! If you want to dive head first into the deep end of Tokyo's Izakaya culture I highly recommend Bakawarai. I mean the name says it all! "Laughing idiot" !! 

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A beginner’s guide to the Japanese onsen

Beginners guide to the Japanese Onsen. Etiquette you must know before going to an Onsen. What do I wear to an onsen? Are tattoos allowed at Japanese Onsens? What is an onsen? How much does an onsen cost?

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