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The Anime Lover’s Guide to Studio Ghibli Museum

It’s no surprise to you that I’m a huge anime fan, and it was one of my main motivations to visit Japan. Japan’s animation has brought something into this world, so magical and so special that I wanted to see the country that makes it. Spirited Away by Studio Ghibli…

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50 Best Places to Eat in Tokyo

Tokyo is a city famous for its endless sprawling buildings and ability to get ramen at 2 in the morning. If you’re coming to Japan one of the most likely reasons is because you love Japanese food. You can’t get enough it and you plan to eat your way through…

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11 Myths Busted About Travelling to Japan

I love Japan because of it’s crazy, quirky clash of traditional and modern. Japan is not like any other country I’ve been to and because of that, there are many myths surrounding what it’s like to travel to Japan. When you have a country like Japan that has so much…

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Japan’s Most Beautiful Cherry Blossom Festival You’ve Never Heard Of

The iconic Cherry Blossoms are what bring millions of tourists to Japan every year. March and April are peak times to visit Japan as many international and local tourists flock to Tokyo and Kyoto to witness the beautiful and pure moment of Sakura . Like many other…

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The Ultimate Guide to Anime Shopping in Den Den Town, Osaka

When people think of anime shopping in Japan they immediately think of Akihabara in Tokyo. Akihabara is the largest and most famous in Japan, but Den Den Town in Osaka rivals it. Den Den Town is located in Nipponbashi in Osaka and is known for its stores full of electronics,…

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How to Rent a Kimono and Take the Best Photos at Fushimi Inari Taisha

If you are like me then you have probably watched Memoirs of Geisha one too many times and have imagined yourself dressed in beautiful silk and entertaining a large group of Japanese businessman (Ok – maybe not the last bit). To me wearing a kimono or seeing a geisha in…

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8 Ways to Discover A Different Side of Kyoto

There are so many things to do in Kyoto as it’s world-renowned for its heritage-listed temples, mesmerizing traditional culture and of course geishas! The big question is how do you experience a unique side of Kyoto without the busload of tourists? My experience and tips will help you to discover…

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Step by Step Guide: How to Make a Reservation at Animate Cafe in Japan

One of the opportunities I was most looking forward to when I travelled to Japan was the many themed cafes they have and more importantly, the anime-themed cafes. There is no similar experience like this back in Aus so I knew that this was definitely at the top of my…