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Experience a Combination of Art and Comfort at This Unique Hostel in Kyoto!

KYOTO ART HOSTEL kumagusuku (京都アートホステルクマグスク) is an accommodation type art space in Kyoto (京都) and is the perfect place to stay for anyone who is interested in modern art or wants to have a unique staying experience. A wonderful aspect of this hostel is that you can spend as much time as you want to…

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…

Brand New Nagasaki Hostel – A Backpackers’ Paradise

If you are the kind of traveller that frequents hostels, you’ll be used to this familiar scene: plaster peeling off the wall, damp spots on the ceiling, bilingual scrawling on the walls and communal areas full of eternally saggy sofas that are imbued with the musk of hundreds of travellers before you. Well, not so…

3 Recommended Guesthouse Search Websites

Where would you like to stay in Japan? Do you want to stay at a luxury hotel? Or do you want to experience Japanese culture at Onsen Ryokans? But don’t forget about guest houses! In guest houses, you can communicate with people from all around Japan and all over the world. If you want to…

Khaosan: Reasonably Priced Guesthouses with a Japanese Feel

Ever heard of Khaosan guesthouses? Khaosan is the largest guesthouse chain in Japan. They have guesthouses all around the country, Tokyo, Kyoto, Kyushu (Fukuoka and Beppu), and Sapporo. Their guesthouses are always easy to access, the prices are reasonable, and the atmosphere is great. In this article, I will recommend you some of the Khaosan…

Setting Up A Budget According to the 4 Accommodation options in Tokyo

In Japan, there are many different types of places that you can stay in, not just the normal hotel! In the UK, there are really only two options, a hotel or a hostel (which are not always great quality). However, in Japan, there are many different options in terms of where you can stay. 1.…

3 Unique Guesthouses to Brighten Your Trip to Tokyo

When you come to Japan, for many travellers, the first destination will be Tokyo, the biggest city in Japan. But, where is a good place to stay in Tokyo? Business hotels? Ryokan, or Japanese-style hotels? Guesthouses? Each place has its own merits. Guesthouse are generally the cheapest option, and you can enjoy your stay with…

Live it Up! Accommodation in Japan on a Shoestring Budget

The 2000s have seen Japan rise from the ashes of the homogeneous shackles that once bound it in relative isolation and welcome droves of backpackers, students, and expats from the world over. Japan has a veritable treasure trove of wonders to offer the aspiring traveler. However, in a country where 10,000 yen bills are the…