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This New Service Makes Affordable Accommodation in Japan Even More Accessible!

7-Eleven Japan, already known for the convenience it offers, will once again prove that it, indeed, has almost everything. On June 15, 2018, a new service called “Convenience Front Desk 24” will take effect in Tokyo. This is an automated service for temporary accommodation guests who would like to check in and collect and leave…

Do You Know About This Tourist Accommodation Tax in Tokyo, Osaka, and Kyoto?

Tokyo (東京), Osaka (大阪), and Kyoto (京都) are considered as the most visited cities by overseas visitors in Japan. These three are bigger compared to other cities in terms of population, economy, and other criteria. If you are planning to visit any of these three cities, you must know that your trip is going to…

Experience Japanese Everyday Living Up Close with a Minpaku Home Stay

Nowadays, it is becoming more common for foreign travelers to seek the humble abode of local Japanese people who are willing to share part of their private homes for rent. This is due to the fact that these visitors want to experience the ordinary Japanese life and save money while on travel. These places are…