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
Foreign customers have access to a whole heap of secret benefits — you just need to know where to look.
Hello, can you hear me? I’m in Japan dreaming about who I could be — if I had the most stress-free phone plan in all the land. Adele lyrics aside, here are some of the best plans for foreigners looking for quick, easy and relatively cheap data services.
Japanese mobile service is notoriously convoluted — here's what to do if you plan to bring a phone over from home or sort yourself out with a new one while you're here.
From finding the best restaurants and directions to getting early earthquake warnings, these mobile apps can help make life in Japan that much easier.