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Tokyo on a Budget

Tokyo has this reputation of being an expensive place ato visit, but you’ll be surprised to learn that Tokyo on a budget is possible. If you’ve decided to make Tokyo your next destination, you won’t be disappointed. However, I warn you now, visit once and you’ll immediately wonder when you’ll be back. It’s not the neon…

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Best Apartments in Tokyo for Travellers | Your Insiders Guide

Japan has a reputation among travellers as being an expensive destination. Especially the vibrant capital of Tokyo. However, while there is no shortage of high-end hotels, there are more affordable options as well. These include the cheap Tokyo hotels and Tokyo hostels, but also apartments in Tokyo. Staying in apartments in Tokyo is a great…

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How Much Does it Cost to go to Tokyo?

If you’ve ever thought about heading to the Land of the Rising Sun, you’ve probably looked up how much does it cost to go to Japan? You’ll quickly learn that it’s not as expensive as you may have heard, but what happens if you don’t have time to visit the entire country? How much does…

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The Best Capsule Hotels in Tokyo

If you’ve ever seen images of Tokyo, you’ve probably assumed it’s a crazy city with its scramble crossing, animal cafes and people who dress up in the park. Let me tell you, there’s no city like it and it’s one of my favourite places in the world. For whatever reason, many travellers falsely assume that…

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10 Cheap Hotels in Tokyo | Your Insiders Guide

If you’re looking for cheap hotels in Tokyo, Japan, then look no further. My list covers budget hotels in Tokyo while factoring in the best place to stay in Tokyo. It doesn’t matter if you want to stay in Shinjuku or by Sensoji Temple, one of these budget accommodations in Tokyo will meet your needs.…

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Aeroplan Rewards Review

I’ll be the first to admit that when Air Canada announced they were ending their partnership with Aimia/Aeroplan and were going to build their own program from scratch, I was skeptical. When it was later announced that they were going to buy Aeroplan and revamp it, I still wasn’t that impressed. I had this feeling…

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The Best Credit Cards With Lounge Access 2021

One of the worst things about travelling is the airport experience before a flight or during a layover. Think about the uncomfortable seating (when available), crowded bathrooms, overprice food and noisy/busy areas. To escape this chaotic environment, you can head into airport lounges which are private, offer food, and comfortable seating. Each lounge is different…

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Europe on a Budget

If you’ve looked up the cost to go to Europe, you’ve likely learned that it can be expensive. But is it possible to swing it on a budget? Well, with some careful planning you absolutely can. Yes, many European destinations and major cities are known for their bigger price tags. However, there are plenty of…

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Ireland on a Budget

Ireland is a popular tourist destination for a number of reasons. Whether you are interested in the pub life, the history, the natural landmarks, or maybe even chasing down some family ancestry, Ireland has a lot going for it. However, it’s not the cheapest destination to visit. Especially if you plan on spending a lot…

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How Much Does it Cost to go to New Zealand?

Known for its stunning landscapes which include beaches, mountains, and of course Hobbiton, New Zealand is a dream destination for many travellers. Made up of two main islands, this Oceanic country has plenty to offer to travellers. But, just how much does it cost to go to New Zealand? Read on to find out. For…

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