Backpacking Japan

Boy are we envious of those of you planning a backpacking Japan trip, seriously!

The hostel game in this part of the world is extroadinary. No doubt you will be pleasantly surprised when you notice that the hostels in Japan far exceed many western countries.

It’s no wonder that we ended up collecting 58 awesome hostels in Japan.

Psst! There are TWO epic 5 star hostels in Japan, too. What are you waiting for?

Got more time to space after backpacking Japan? Why not cross the ocean and visit South Korea and China. Check these out:

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Regretting feeling daring in Tokyo

Regretting feeling daring in Tokyo

Weary from a day of walking across Tokyo, we went to the first restaurant we could find. The owner did not speak any English and unlike in the tourist restau...
The Triangle of Life, my food in Japan

The Triangle of Life, my food in Japan

Move over Elton John! Japan just proved that life is a triangle. Anyone who has been to Japan knows how good the food is. No matter where you go. Whether it’s a...
Lost in Translation? Not in Japan! The Short Travel Story from Tokyo

Lost in Translation? Not in Japan!

We’ve all heard about the kindness of strangers, but you’ll never experience it in quite the same way anywhere in the world as you would in Japan. During my one...