Movies, pizza, bullet trains and mobile phones seem more expensive in Japan than elsewhere. Here's how you can save.
By Liam Carrigan 8 min read
Let Japan and its unique culture of food blow your mind — and your senses — with amazing “konbini,” exclusive “ekiben” and subterranean “depachika.”
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Forget full moon parties in Koh Phangan or rickshawing through the streets of Hanoi, the reign of Southeast Asia as the ultimate budget destination is over and there’s a new paradise in town: the wacky, spectacular and jaw-droppingly beautiful country that is Japan.