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20 Things to Do in Taito City

Almost every Tokyo itinerary will include an attraction here but there's more to this eastern ward than meets the eye.

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4 Tips for Getting the Best out of the Sapporo Snow Festival

Reduce needless travel stress and have a better experience at this year’s 70th anniversary winter festival.

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A Race Across Japan to See its Last Original Castles

A cross-country culture trip through Japanese history was slightly mad but changed the way I travel.

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20 Things to Do Along the Kanagawa Coast with the Misaki Maguro Pass

Explore Kanagawa's hidden gems and enjoy some delicious maguro at the same time.

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GaijinPot Rewind 2018: What was Hot, What Was Not

This year, which jobs were you applying to, what were you reading, and what were you saying on social media?

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9 Great Snow Festivals to See in Japan

There’s snow place like Japan when it comes to winter festivals.

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IT Company DeNA Launches ‘Zero Yen Taxi’ in Tokyo

Catch a free taxi to anywhere in the city before the end of the year.

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A Gourmet Guide to Musashino, West Tokyo

Drool over the foodscape in Kichijoji and Musashi Sakai.

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7 Experiences You Can Only Get in Tottori, Japan

Dune't stop me now!

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Ultimate Guide to Observation Decks and Elevated Views in 7 Major Japanese Cities

Brush up on the best lookouts in Sapporo, Tokyo, Yokohama, Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe and Nagasaki.

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6 Recommended Places to See the First Sunrise of 2019 in Japan

An awesome tradition in Japan is "hatsuhinode," or viewing the first sunrise of the New Year.

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A Night Out in Doyamacho, Osaka’s LGBT District

Bar hopping through the gayest nightspot in western Japan.

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