A trip to Japan can turn out to be pretty expensive. Let’s face it, it’s not the cheapest country in Asia to visit… But you don’t have to rely on re-mortgaging your house in order to make your dream-trip to Japan. As I’ve mentioned in my Japan Budget Breakdown, we spent about £2000 on 16 […]
Tokyo – one of my favourite cities in the world. Six days is definitely not enough to see everything this amazing metropolis has to offer – but it’s a great start. To find out where to go, what to see and what’s worth your time, I’ve made this 6 day Tokyo itinerary to give you some guidance.
When I think Japan, I think video games. And especially, retro games! Who’s with me? Obviously, the Japanese love their pop culture and games are such a big part of it. When I spent two weeks in Japan, I was loving the gaming vibes everywhere. It was so refreshing to see it being part of […]
Japan is known to be on the expensive side, but is it really that bad? Find out how much I spent on my 16 day trip to Japan. I’ve broken down our entire spending in handy categories to give you an idea on how much to save for your trip.
Kyoto is one of the more traditional cities in Japan. It’s only two short hours from Tokyo when traveling by the bullet train and more than worth visiting to soak up the beautiful culture Japan has to offer. There are lots of shrines to visit, temples to see and places to explore. If you want […]
During my time at university, I took a year of Japanese classes . I already had some basic knowledge from self-study but the pressure of having deadlines helped me revise much better than having to do it all by myself. Having a native speaker teaching me also helped me a lot! Now I have graduated from […]
I’m studying Japanese! On top of my normal English and Creative Writing degree course, I used to take extra Japanese classes. My university provided them and I didn’t want to miss out on the opportunity to learn Japanese from a Japanese teacher. Now I’ve graduated from university, I’ve been trying to self-teach myself more. In […]