People with tattoos are not allowed in most onsens in Japan. Whut whut?! Why? Well because… Having tattoos means you’re a bad person. Or at least, that’s the general, negative perception in Japan, due to its longstanding history and association of tattoos with criminals or yakuza. “People with body ink are refused entry to public […]
As a solo traveller on a budget, you really need to scrutinise the comfort, security, and price of your accommodation. And if you’re visiting Hakone and want to stay at an affordable place that offers private onsens, then you’ve come to the right place! Here’s my personal recommendation when I visit Hakone during my 3D2N […]
I took a 2-week autumn trip to Japan in 2018. I visited Tokyo, Hakone, Fuji, and Osaka for under RM8,000. Here’s my travel itinerary.
During my 2-week trip to Japan in late October 2018, I decided to take a quick, 3-day trip out of Tokyo to experience the mountainous town of Hakone, and also to finally see Mount Fuji. Both were amazeballs! I went to Hakone first, then to the Fuji area. I bought an 8,000 yen (approx. RM300) […]