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Answered 6 days ago

Best maid cafe in Akihabara?

leo leo, Living in Japan

Pinafoa( is also famous as it was appeared in the movie ”Densya Otoko” . It's also an old shop which is 10years old. The budget is 2000yen to stay 1 hour.

Answered 15 days ago

We will be traveling to Japan with our 4-yr old son. Do we get both JR Pass and Suica cards? For JR Pass, 7-day or14-day pass? If we get JRP, should we get one for our son too if we want reserved seats in Shinkansen?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

JR pass covers all transportation fee for JR trains, but it does not cover subways operated by Tokyo Metro, Toei, and other train lines such as Tokyu Toyoko Line, Tokyu Denentoshi Line, etc. Suica card is a chargeable IC card allows you to get in the gate just by touching the card. It is very con...

Answered 22 days ago

How much is taxi from Ginza to Narita airport?

Sosuke Kimura Sosuke Kimura, Living in Japan

Looking at the simulation below, it seems that it is 21,420 yen using the expressway. If there is traffic jam etc, I think that the price will rise more.This is not an exact amount, so only for your reference.

Answered 27 days ago

What is the best way to get around japan?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

It depends on from where to where you are traveling, but train or bus are usually everywhere in Japan. If you are traveling in rural areas, public transportation may be limited, so using rental cars might be better. If you are traveling far away, using Shinkansen or air plane would be another sol...

Answered about 1 month ago

We will have 21 days in Japan come October,6days in Tokyo and the rest travelling.We plan to get JR rail pass for 14 days and were wondering what pass would be best for our stay in Tokyo.We plan to visit Kamakura,Nikko and maybe Hakone.Any suggestions?

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

All the places you've listed: Kamakura, Nikko, Hakone, are great and recommended to visit from Tokyo :)Especially in Hakone or Nikko (or Kinugawa, it's about 10 minutes drive from Nikko), I would like to recommend to stay in an Onsen Ryokan at least a night. Experiencing a stay in Onsen Ryokan wo...

Answered about 1 month ago

What is the best district to stay in Tokyo?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

I would like to experience staying at a ryokan, Japanese traditional inns. You can experience to be in tatami mat room and sleep in a futon. Although ryokan in Tokyo are quite few , there are few options in Asakusa and Ueno.Some of the places are listed here:

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