Don Quixote

Conbini Daikokuya & Donki

The local term "Conbini" or Convenience Store is all around you in Tokyo and Japan. Some people just live off of them. Drinks, food, books, atm, hygiene goods, etc. They even sell under shirts and...
Tips!

Useful Language

So you want to have fun. Knowing a bit of Japanese might just take your experience from great to epic. Useful and Polite: Arigato = Thanks  Arigato Gozaimasu= Thank you (commonly used) Domo arigato...
net cafe

Internet Access

From July 1st, 2015  Softbank Mobile Corp, one of 3 major communication networks, will launch a "free wifi for foreigners" campgain. "SoftBank Mobile to Offer “FREE Wi-Fi PASSPORT” for Visitors to...
Apps

Websites and Apps

These websites and Apps will make sure your trip is as smooth as a baby's bottom.   Websites: hyperdia.com Train time, transfers, cost, first and last trains available. This website will most...
Suica and Pasmo

Suica & Pasmo

Think of it as an electronic wallet. Most frequently used as an electronic train ticket that can be charged. These sexy thin cards can also be used on any train line in Japan! That's not all of course. Need...