In the middle of October I wiould like to do the magome- Tsumago way.
Could you tell me if the service for sending the bags to the other town is available everyday or just on weekends in the middle of october?
Thanks for your tips
I am not sure if this i service is available only
I am a 24 year old Australian who wants to teach in Japan for a few months at the end of this year. I have a bachelors degree in Commerce but no teaching background, so i have a few questions;
Will i be able to get a job for only 3 months?
Will i be able to get a job without teaching experience?
Where should i be looking to find a job?
I have stumbled across the sites Nova and Gaba, are they any good? Any other recommendations?
Hi, we're flying to Tokyo on December 20 and most likely would like to head down to do the Kumano Kodo trek first. Is it feasible to travel from Tokyo to Takahara in one day? Any advice would be appreciated. We're travelling with 3 kids aged 16 to 11.
My husband and I will be in Japan at the end of May. Our current itinerary is as follows:
3 full days in Tokyo
Train from Tokyo to Kyoto
2 full days in Kyoto
Train from Kyoto to Hiroshima and sightseeing in the afternoon/evening
Hiroshima sighseeing in the morning and then train from Hiroshima to Onomichi
Full day for cycling on the shimanami kaido
Train from Onomichi to Himeji (for castle visiting) and onwards to Kobe
2 full days in Kobe (I used to live here as a child, so this stop is…
My family and I are planning our 2nd trip to Japan.
We have already visited Tokyo, Hiroshima, Miyajima, Osaka, Koyasan, Kyoto, Nara, Kanazawa and Takayama the first time.
This time around we are planning to go back to some places we really loved (Tokyo, Miyajima and Kyoto) and add a few more destinations (Nagoya, Mt. Fuji/Kawaguchiko and Kamakura for sure). We will be going in February, so I am aware of the fact that it will be cold and not all areas will be easily accessible…
We are planning a 5 night stay in Tokyo in September, but it seems to be a very rainy month.
Can anyone tell us what we can expect, rain all day or will it mostly rain at night ?
Hi, my wife and I will be in Japan in July/Aug for 10 to 12 days and at the moment considering 3 days in Kyoto, possibly 4 days based in Takayama for checking out the Japanese Alps region and hopefully experience a little of Japanese rural life, a day around Fuji and about 3 days in Tokyo. I'm fairly comfortable with the time allowance for Tokyo and Kyoto, but would appreciate any advice on Takayama. Is it too long to be based there? would we be better off reducing the time and possibly checking…
Hi I will be traveling to Japan for the first time this October and have put together an itinerary but would like to see what those who are experienced with Japan think the itinerary looks good or if there are any suggestions in changes I should make. Also if I should get jr pass and for how long.
Here it is:
day 1 : narita - tokyo
day 2: tokyo
day 3: tokyo - day trip nikko
day 4: tokyo
day 5: hiroshima/Miyoshima
Day 6: kyoto
day 6: kyoto -day trip nara
day 8: kyoto
Day 9: kyoto - day trip himeji…
My father, my younger sister (12) and I (17) will be heading to Japan for the first time on June 22nd and leaving July 5th. I have had some trouble planning this trip as it is my last year in high school and I have a lot of homework. The trip is now approaching quickly and I find myself becoming more and more stressed! I have decided already to find a listing on airbnb to stay at and to stay at a Disney resort when we go to Disney. I was thinking 4 days in Disney as I am a Disney…