Tokyo

Inauspicious beginnings and the importance of being kind

Inauspicious beginnings and the importance of being kind

To yourself. * * Tokyo and I didn’t hit it off right away. * Before I was 24 hours in the city, I had managed to get lost three times. And I wasn’t even mildly lost — I was tired-and-hungry, all-alone, dragging-baggage-in-the-rain, going-back-and-forth-a-dozen-times lost. Thrice. […]

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* Quite a lot to write about this trip — among others, I got lost 3x, two of those times in the rain 😀 — but I think I’ll finish the UK posts first before I switch tracks. This trip will be my last in […]

The 32 Best Tokyo Hotels Under P8,000/Night (Cherry Blossom Season) – Part 2

The 32 Best Tokyo Hotels Under P8,000/Night (Cherry Blossom Season) – Part 2

This is the second (and final) part of The 32 Best Tokyo Hotels Under P8,000/Night (Cherry Blossom Season). Please see the first part for the criteria used to make this list. Click on the hotel names to find out more about each hotel. Hotels from P6,000 – P7,000 […]

The 32 Best Tokyo Hotels Under P8,000/Night (Cherry Blossom Season)

The 32 Best Tokyo Hotels Under P8,000/Night (Cherry Blossom Season)

Tokyo used to be the most expensive city in the world, and although it has since been toppled from the top spot by Singapore, it still ranks way up there among cities with the highest cost of living. Naturally, Tokyo hotels tend to be expensive as well, even […]