Category Archives: Tourist-Turista

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building (TMGB)

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building or TMGB [東京都庁, Tōkyō Tochō] is basically Tokyo’s city hall, so you might think about giving it a miss, but here’s a well-known secret: one of the buildings has two free observation decks, and they are … Continue reading

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Samurai Museum Shinjuku (Tokyo)

東京都新宿区歌舞伎町2-25-6. Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo Kabukicho 2-25-6 (Map) Website: https://www.samuraimuseum.jp/ Twitter: @MuseumSamurai Facebook: Samurai Museum Instagram: @samuraimuseumtokyo TripAdvisor: Samurai Museum   1900 ¥ (R: 800 ¥) The Samurai Museum is located in Kabukicho, in Shinjuku, about 10 minutes walking from the station. … Continue reading

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Sakura House

While the Internet has made getting a hotel room pretty straightforward, sometimes a hotel room is not what you need for a stay. However, companies like Airbnb have been a shaky option for Japan – in summer 2018 a lot … Continue reading

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Viajar a Japón con pasaporte español: Inmigración y Documentación

El proceso de inmigración (=viaje) a Japón es diferente en función del país y de los acuerdos de visados. Este post se centra en ciudadanos con pasaporte español. España y Japón tienen un acuerdo de visado libre, lo que no … Continue reading

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神社 [Jinja] & 寺 [Tera] (for beginners | para novatos)

(This post is designed for ‘newbies’ and people unfamiliar with the different concepts, so it leaves out all the technical and ‘geeky’ part. One day, if you want, we can talk about all the parts of a Shrine and the … Continue reading

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Japan Wireless

A good number of companies have opened themselves to the market of providing the foreign tourists with Internet access. In SemiRandom we have used Japan Wireless, and we want to tell you about our experience. Japan Wireless offers two different … Continue reading

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