Events ‘In & Around’ Tokyo – February 2019

This January was one of the most pleasant that Tokyo has ever seen.  Don’t expect February to be the same, the cold is on its way!  However, don’t let it keep you from getting out and enjoying some of the festivals & events planned for February – there are many (see below)! *Note: be sure to double-check dates … More Events ‘In & Around’ Tokyo – February 2019

Four ‘Easy’ Winter Overnight Trips from Tokyo

With Japan’s compact size and amazing transportation system, there are thousands of possible overnight trips from Tokyo. However, there are dramatic differences in cost, ease of access, and foreigner-friendliness. Here is a list of the most foreigner-friendly locations close to Tokyo that seem a world away, but are actually easy to reach & explore. #1 … More Four ‘Easy’ Winter Overnight Trips from Tokyo