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Tips & Manners

If you know about Japanese manners, customs, and taboos, you'll be able to enjoy Japan even more! Here is some general but useful information to know, like phone and Internet connections, Wi-Fi, currency exchange, and duty-free tax exemptions as well as tips to save money like discount passes, to make your trip better.

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Tips & Manners×Tokyo

  1. Things to Know Before Going! Basic Facts About Tokyo

    Things to Know Before Going! Basic Facts About Tokyo

    2017.09.07

  2. Useful Ways to Utilize Tokyo Station

    Useful Ways to Utilize Tokyo Station

    2017.07.06

  3. Face-to-face interview with part-time “miko” that most women yearn to be like! A Glimpse into the World of Shrine Maidens

    Face-to-face interview with part-time “miko” that most women yearn to be like! A Glimpse into the World of Shrine Maidens

    2017.03.16

Tips & Manners×Kyoto

  1. What is a Maiko?

    Learn About Maiko From Kyoto's Hanamachi!

    2017.10.26

  2. What Kind of Place is Kyoto?

    Good to Know Before You Visit! Basic Knowledge on Kyoto

    2017.09.21

  3. Use Them Wisely! Five Travel Tickets Convenient for Seeing Kyoto

    Use Them Wisely! Five Travel Tickets Convenient for Seeing Kyoto

    2017.01.19

Tips & Manners×Osaka

  1. Who is Biliken?

    Trivia on Billiken – Osaka’s Beloved Deity of Fortune

    NEW

    2017.12.07

  2. Experience All of Osaka at Tenjinbashisuji Shotengai

    6 Compelling Facts About Osaka to Spice Up Your Trip

    2017.11.02

  3. If You Want to Express Gratitude, Say “Ookini”

    You’d Have More Fun If You Knew These! Phrases in Osaka-ben That You Should Try Saying

    2017.10.26

Tips & Manners×Hokkaido

  1. What Kind of Place is Hokkaido?

    Good to Know Before You Visit! Basic Knowledge on Hokkaido

    2017.09.14

  2. A Complete Guide to Transportation Modes and Times Between Cities in Hokkaido

    A Complete Guide to Transportation Modes and Times Between Cities in Hokkaido

    2017.03.16

  3. Tips on Effectively Navigating Sapporo on Public Transportation

    Tips on Effectively Navigating Sapporo on Public Transportation

    2016.06.02

Tips & Manners×Okinawa

  1. If You’re Going to Okinawa, Touring the Remote Islands is Recommended

    Must-See for Beginners! Things to Know Before Exploring Okinawa’s Remote Islands

    NEW

    2017.12.14

  2. The Dialect is Unique

    Traveling Will Be More Fun If You Know This! The Unique Customs and Culture of Okinawa

    2017.11.09

  3. 1. Shekwasha

    Must-Try in Tropical Okinawa! 5 Delicious Fruits

    2017.10.12

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