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SPORTS ENTRY | Find & Register for sports events in Japan

SPORTS ENTRY is a leading community website to find and register sports events in Japan. APPROAD CO.LTD, the company who operates this website has expanded their service in order to encourage participations from foreign visitors and inhabitants.

KYOTO-OSAKA SIGHTSEEING PASS 1 day (Osaka Municipal Transportation Bureau Edition)

An Open Ticket to travel in Osaka and Kyoto is now available for foreign tourists

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Tabirai Japan Car Rental

Compare and get the best car rental offers from the leading car rental companies in Japan. Booking with Tabirai will allow you to save money for your budget. Learn more

KENDO experience tour in Tokyo - SAMURAI TRIP

Come and join us to experience Samurai training.
In Samurai Trip, one can feel Samurai culture through hands-on Kendo experience under the guidance of experience instructor and experience the real kendo. . Learn more


Chukaman, a fast food item you should try while in Japan

What most tourists look forward to while in Japan is Japanese food. Not only authentic traditional cuisine, fast food such as Ramen is also so popular. Indeed, there are various, must-try fast food in Japan. The one you should try in winter may be Chukaman 中華まん, the Chinese steamed ban, often sold at convenience stores.

Atatame masu ka? The Japanese phrase you often hear in convenience stores

It was more than 10 years ago, when I (a Japanese) was on a trip abroad, I have had a little trouble ordering food in a coffee shop. What I wanted to order were a coffee and a piece of cinnamon rolls that looked pretty new for me, and I ordered them. Then, the shop attendant asked me something with saying “Juwamiwamidap?”, sounded like a new language. I found ordering a piece of cake is not a piece of cake.

Ashiyu Foot Spa - A way of enjoying Onsen hot springs for free

Travel Guide | Planning

Laying back in a foot spa at a lookout point on the seaward side and gazing at a ship getting look smaller toward to the horizon, or melting your feet after a day-long walking tour, is another way of enjoying Onsen.

Is it OK to bring home the small towel provided at Ryokan?

Travel info

Needless to say, you are not allowed to bring home bath towels and face towels provided in hotel rooms. The same can be said for other accommodations in Japan.Then, how about the small, thin towel provided with a toothbrush?

Using Free WiFi while traveling in Japan

Travel Guide

In major cities and tourist spots in Japan, there are quite a number of places to take advantage of a Wi-Fi Internet connection, used for Fee. Once you understand what types of Free Wi-Fi services are available, you will have less difficulty using them.

What to know before buying a Hocho - Japanese Cooking Knives

Living Guide
Categories : Daily Life

There are several types of Hocho or Japanese cooking knives, equipped depending on purpose of use, to cut veges, fish etc.

Convenient! Prepaid SIM cards for visitors to Japan

Travel Guide
Most of prepaid SIM cards for visitors to Japan are sold at international airports or major electronic stores and the store location maps are usually provided on their website. You can also purchase the SIM card online before coming to Japan.


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