Green spaces of Tokyo

As the biggest city in the world (by most definitions), Tokyo is not exactly famous for its greenery. Concrete jungle, sure. Actual jungle, not so much. [Tokyo – it’s a jungle out there.] I was a guest of the Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau, and I spent a day visiting gardens and green spaces of […]

Flight Review: ANA – Tokyo Haneda to Sydney

Flight: All Nippon Airways NH 879 From: Tokyo Haneda (HND) To: Sydney (SYD) I flew with ANA from Tokyo to Sydney. My flight was arranged by the Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau who provided the flight for my trip. This was the return leg of my flight from Sydney to Tokyo. Like my SYD-HND flight, […]

Sotetsu Fresa Tokyo Kyobashi – a mid-range hotel near Tokyo Station

Hotel Name: Sotetsu Fresa Tokyo Kyobashi Address: 〒104-0031 Tokyo, Chuo, Kyobashi, 2−11−1, Japan I stayed at Sotetsu Fresa Inn in Tokyo. I was a guest of the Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau who provided the accommodation for my trip. The Fresa Inn is a mid-range hotel that is about 10 minutes walk from Tokyo main […]

Hotel Review: Hoshino Resorts Oirase Keiryu Hotel, Towada – Japan

Hotel Name: Hoshino Resorts Oirase Keiryu Hotel Address: 231 〒034-0398, Tochikubo Okuse, Towada, Aomori Prefecture 034-0301, Japan I stayed at Hoshino Resorts Oirase Keiryu Hotel in Towada, Japan. I stayed here as a guest of Aomori Prefecture tourism. The Oirase Keiryu Hotel is a resort-style 4-star luxury hotel. Hoshino Resort Co., Ltd. is a Japan-based […]

Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo – a landmark luxury hotel in Shinjuku Tokyo

Hotel Name: Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Address: 2 Chome-2-1 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo 160-0023, Japan I stayed at Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo in Tokyo. I was a guest of the Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau who provided the accommodation for my trip. The Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo is in Shinjuku, which is one of best known […]

Flight Review: ANA – Sydney to Tokyo Haneda

Flight: All Nippon Airways NH 880 From: Sydney (SYD) To: Tokyo Haneda (HND) I flew with ANA from Sydney to Haneda Tokyo. My flight was arranged by the Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau who provided the flight for my trip. This was my first time flying with ANA so I was looking forward to trying […]

Osaka Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Japan > Osaka Travel Guide Accommodation Osaka hotels – Search for discount hotels in Osaka, Japan. Travel Guides osaka-info.jp – Information about Osaka by the Osaka Convention & Tourism Bureau. Includes information about events, sightseeing, accommodation, and golden routes in Osaka. Blogs Our Osaka Blog – A British-Finnish family’s experience of living […]

Japan Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Japan Travel Guide Destination Guides Kyoto Osaka Tokyo Accommodation Japan hotels – Search for discount for hotels in Japan. Guide Books Lonely Planet Japan (Travel Guide) Travel Guides Japan National Tourism Organization – Official travel site with guides on where to go and latest travel updates. Blogs Japanistry – Information about Japan […]

Kyoto Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Japan > Kyoto Travel Guide Accommodation Kyoto hotels – Search and compare all Kyoto hotel deals from hundreds of accommodation sites at once. Travel Guides kyoto.travel – Official guide to Kyoto. Inside Kyoto – Online guide to Kyoto written by Chris Rowthorn, author of Lonely Planet Kyoto and long-time Kyoto resident. Blogs […]

Tokyo Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Japan > Tokyo Travel Guide Accommodation Tokyo Hotels – Search for discount hotels in Tokyo. Japan is famous for capsule hotels, which is something I wanted to try for myself. Here is my experience of sleeping in a capsule hotel. Travel Guides Go Tokyo – Official travel guide from the Tokyo Convention […]