[#HHWT] 10 Reasons That’ll Convince You to Backpack in Japan

  1. The best way to stretch your yen Japan is Expensive. Or to be exact, it could be. So really, backpacking is the best way to stretch your budget. Instead of spending a substantial (a big word, I know) amount on a hotel room that you would spend just a few hours in, book … More [#HHWT] 10 Reasons That’ll Convince You to Backpack in Japan

2,424 km in 7 Days: How I Maxed Out My Japan Rail Pass

A Japan Rail Pass is a huge investment – at least for someone who’d like to stretch her ringgits like me. Thus, after working on my itinerary many many times, and considering various options, I dived in and purchased a 7-day Japan Rail Pass for my 2nd trip to Japan back in 2014. It cost … More 2,424 km in 7 Days: How I Maxed Out My Japan Rail Pass

Introducing the new Japan Rail Pass Calculator!

Photo Credit: Japan Station on Twitter Chances are most Japan-bound travelers have heard of the infamous Japan Rail Passes offered by Japan Railways (JR). Japan, whether you’re traveling from one city to another, or just within a specific city, is well known for its rail connectivity. It’s almost a novelty to ride of any of … More Introducing the new Japan Rail Pass Calculator!