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Matthew Baxter

Matthew Baxter is a British travel author who has lived most of his life in Tokyo, Japan. Specializing in budget travel, he is the author of "Super Cheap Japan," the ultimate guidebook for economic travels in the country. He is also completely addicted to CoCo Ichiban Curry House.



Top 5 Crazy Hotels for Budget Travelers

Venture to some decidedly "untouristy" spots in Japan with these recommendations for unique — and still affordable — overnight options.

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Super Cheap Japan: Top 5 Rail Passes for Budget Explorers

With a little planning, you can get around Japan in comfort by train without emptying your wallet. Here are five economical multi-day tickets.

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