Backpacker

10 Reasons Why Japan is the Best Place for Solo Travelers!

Traveling alone is always a unique experience, but it has its ups and downs. When you are traveling alone, it is best to research your destination and decide whether it is safe and fun to travel there solo. Some countries will be more suitable for solo travelers than others, and luckily for you, Japan is…

Traveling on a Budget? Check Out These 3 Cheap Yet Comfortable Hostels in Tokyo

Traveling to a different country is not only about the fun. Most of the time you have to consider the budget too. But rest assured, staying within your budget doesn’t necessarily mean less comfort. You can stay in very comfortable backpacker’s hostels if you’re planning on visiting Tokyo. Here are 3 of the cheapest yet…

Otarunai Morinoki Backpackers Hostel: A Home Away From Home

Otaru is a beautiful Canal town less than an hour away from Sapporo that many people travel to as a day trip. However, it is also a great place to explore for a little longer and this hostel is the perfect place to stay. The Otarunai Morinoki is owned and managed by Masa who brings…

8 Reasons to Travel to Japan as a Backpacker

Japan is a popular country for tourism. There are currently up to 67 countries and regions that have Japan visa exemptions. The visa exemptions make it easier for more people from around the world to arrange a trip to Japan. With the boom of tourism in Japan, not only group tours, but also, it is…

3 comfy and highly recommended old-Japanese style accommodations

Most people who visit Japan always wonder if it is possible to stay in a traditional old style house. Everyone is curious to know how it is and how comfortable it can be. It is also the best way to understand cultural elements of the everyday Japanese life. Of course, it is possible to stay…

3 Places to Stay in Osaka Regardless of Budget

When people think of Japan, they instantly think of Tokyo. While Tokyo is undeniably the heart of Japan, people should not forget about Osaka. Kansai region’s Osaka is the capital city of Osaka prefecture and is often regarded as Tokyo’s rival. However, unlike Tokyo’s very busy lifestyle, Osaka is more laid-back and friendlier. Visiting Osaka?…