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The Hakone Freepass offers some decent discounts.
July 17, 2018

12 Ways to Make the Most of the Hakone Freepass

Simple, stress-free and excellent value, you’ll save on more than just transport with the Hakone Freepass. Here’s how to get the most value out of it.

Pocket Talk Japan Translator
April 30, 2018

Pocketalk: Your No. 1 Travel Hack for Adventuring in Japan

No Japanese? No Problem.

Harajiri Falls Oita
March 5, 2018

A Traveler’s Guide to the Unique Natural Beauty of Oita Prefecture

With highlights including the Oriental Niagara Falls, an island populated by cats and an immersive farmstay, Oita is the perfect place to discover the pastoral loveliness of Japan’s countryside.

Oita Kitsuki
March 1, 2018

Step into a History Lover’s Daydream in Oita Prefecture

Lose yourself in the traditional architecture, ancient castles, samurai mansions and authentic Edo streets of this historic wonderland.