10 Things To Do in Dotonbori

Date of visit: July & November 2019 Every time a friend mentions a Dotonbori, you just can suddenly think of Don Quijote and Ichiran but of course, there's more than these two Dotonbori can offer. During our preparation for Japan in 2019, Tee keeps on mentioning to us that we will just roam around Dotonbori [...]

Travelling to Japan without a JR Pass

NO JR PASS? NO PROBLEM! Here's how we traveled to Japan without a JR Pass. I have been hearing my friends getting JR pass every time they go to Japan, but when I heard the price, I am just not certain to get one for only 3-5 days’ vacation, because for me JR Pass is [...]

How to Get to Kyoto from Tokyo without a JR Pass

https://www.instagram.com/p/B5Y3R4TgcG0/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Book a night bus/highway bus from Willer Bus website ahead of time and you can pay it anywhere. See links for the reservation link and how and where to pay your tickets. ReservationWebsite: Willer Express // Click the link to read more regarding the payment methods of Willer Express: Method of Payment. Here are [...]

My Ichiran Experience in Osaka, Dotonbori for only ¥890

Address: 1 Chome-4-16 Dotonbori, Chuo Ward, Osaka, 542-0071, Japan Visit date: July 2019 After our Universal Studios adventure, we went ahead to Dotonbori to experience and eat ramen at Ichiran. We queued up for an hour, waited and filled out a paper where the staff will be giving out. Finally, it was our turn to [...]

My Application for Japan Multiple Entry Visa is Granted!

Below information is applicable for Philippine Citizens only.  I read a few blogs and in forums that on your 2nd application you can already apply for a Multiple Entry (ME) Visa.  So I tried it myself.  Here's the timeline: October 17: 11:30 AM: I borrowed money from friends to raise P 100 000. 2:00PM: I [...]

My USJ Experience: Is Express Pass worth it?

Before we went to Japan, we already booked ourselves for Universal Studios Japan Express™ Pass 4 - Minion Ride.   I didn't book this when in Singapore, but for just an experience I agreed to get the Express Pass since it's only JPY 11 200 (JPY 10 371 without tax and *Prices may differ depending [...]

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – My POV

It wasn't magical because no magic so far but it was an amazing experience to be in WWoHP! Sure, I missed a lot because of time constraints, but I surely enjoyed WWoHP even for just a short span of time.  TICKET: It's included in the Studio Pass, yet if you want to avoid a pretty [...]