Japan: Travel Tips

Planning of traveling to Japan anytime soon? Below are some simple tips you might want to consider while preparing your itinerary in exploring the Land of the Rising Soon. These are all based from our personal experience from our last trip in Tokyo and Kawaguchiko. Telecommunication – Our initial plan was a 9D/8N trip for…

Japan 2013: Day 5, Tokyo (Asakusa & Odaiba)

Day 5, Sunday (03/11/2013) Morning: Asakusa Area Location: Asakusa Point of Interest: Shin-Nakamise Shopping Street, Nakamise Street, Kaminari-mon Gate, and Sensoji Temple Kodemmacho Station to Ueno Station (via Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line) 10:04 – 10:09 Ueno Station to Asakua Station (via Tokyo Metro Ginza Line) 10:14 – 10:19 The whole trip costs 160Y even though…