If, like me, you're a frugal traveller but dislike the company of strangers (or people in general), Air Bnb has been a wonderful alternative to hostels, and a budget friendly alternative to hotels. But which is better? Do you splurge on a hotel and (almost) guarantee a level of comfort? Or do you risk it [...]
Snow fell on Tokyo in November of 2016 for the first time in 54 years. Here's my view of it, from the comfort and warmth of a train.
You may have heard of Purikura, or even used it, without really knowing what it is. Purikura is a shortened version of the name "Purinto Kurabu" (プリントクラブ- Print Club in English). It's basically a photo booth you use with friends, that allows you to take cute pictures, edit, and print to keep! They're also stickers, [...]