When you're visiting Asakusa and your stomach starts to rumble so much people wonder if it might be the sound of Kaminarimon (雷門, the "thunder and lightning gate") itself, there's nothing better than a steaming bowl of ramen, and we've got a recommendation! Ramen Kagetsu Arashi is just steps away.
Thursday, December 26, 2019
The brand new and unrelentingly sleek GRIDS Tokyo Ueno Hotel + Hostel is actually a pretty cozy place to stay, and it's also just steps from the exit of a major Tokyo train and shinkansen hub. Forget any bad stereotypes of worn-out old hostels - GRIDS is a burgeoning group of affordable hostel/hotels offering modern accommodations that will make both you and your wallet happy. Aside from the swanky rooms, the comfortable, low-key atmosphere and the friendly events hosted in the GRIDS lounge make the recently opened GRIDS Tokyo Ueno an even more appealing choice for travelers exploring Tokyo.
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
A cheerful enclave in a city elegantly glittering with gold, the convenient location, impressive amenities, and reasonable rates of Hotel Intergate Kanazawa could make any traveler want to stay an extra night or two.
Monday, December 16, 2019
Affordable, Comfortable, & a Little Whimsical - Comfort Suites Tokyo Bay is Your Hotel Choice Near Tokyo Disneyland®
Heading to Disneyland® when you visit Tokyo? Excellent choice! But the truth is that the park is actually a ways out of the city, and trying to get there from the middle of Tokyo is a frustrating waste of time. The solution to that problem? Comfort Suites Tokyo Bay! Right on the shore of Tokyo Bay, and minutes from Disneyland® via the hotel shuttle bus, it's the perfect place to spend a few comfortable nights while you check out the park, without blowing your budget.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Whether you're visiting with a bundle of younger kids, just one travel companion, or you're going solo, Shinagawa Aquarium is a destination sure to please travelers of all kinds. Reasonable ticket prices include access to fun shows where animals and their caretakers show off their strong bonds, and tanks featuring creatures from watery environments all over the world. Whether you've got an open afternoon in your itinerary, or you're looking for a final morning afternoon before leaving from Haneda Airport, give Shinagawa Aquarium a look!
Monday, December 9, 2019
Japanese burger chain Mos Burger isn't quite like anything you've had back home. Building on the humble fast-food hamburger, Mos Burger makes for a pretty quick and tasty Japanese option while you're on the go, sightseeing in Tokyo or wandering through the streets of Kyoto. When your stomach starts to growl and the sun is shining overhead, it's the perfect time to duck into the classy burger joint, and grab something far from the mundane. Plus, the chain has a reputation for attention to detail and high quality. With one of their internal brand mottos being “good food for good health,” you'll feel ready to get going when you finish a Mos Burger, instead of weighed down. Piled high with fresh produce and never skimping on the special sauce, a trip to Mos Burger offers a fresh new spin on the classic! We recommend you stop in for a taste of Japanese burgers, alongside a taste of Japanese hospitality.