Japan Travel Tips


Everything you need to know about travelling to Japan

Are you thinking about booking a trip to Japan? An adventure to the land of cherry blossoms, geishas, and ramen will create memories that last a lifetime.

With endless things to see and do, places to visit and easy ways to get around, it's no wonder travellers from all over the world are flocking to visit this country.

However, as a destination with so much to offer tourists, planning a trip to Japan can be overwhelming.

So, check out our ultimate travel guides for Japan below to find out everything you need to know.

Before you jet off, don't forget to consider packing travel insurance for Japan so you can explore knowing you may have access to assistance if the unthinkable happens.



How to fly to Japan?

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Flights to Tokyo

Everything you need to know about flying to Tokyo

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Flights to Osaka

All the information you need about flying to Osaka

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Where to stay in Japan?

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Best places to stay in Tokyo

Find out where you should book your accommodation in Tokyo

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Best places to stay in Osaka

See the top areas to stay in when visiting Osaka

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Best places to stay in Kyoto

Discover where you should base yourself while in Kyoto

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How to get around Japan?

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How to get around Tokyo

See how you can use the transport options available in Tokyo

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How to get around Osaka

Make use of the efficient transport system to get around Osaka

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How to get around Kyoto

Find out what transport options you can use in Kyoto

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Best things to do in Japan?

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Top things to do in Tokyo

Don't miss out on seeing the best attractions in Tokyo

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Top things to do in Osaka

Add these 10 things to do on your Osaka travel itinerary

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Top things to do in Kyoto

Make sure you don't depart Kyoto without seeing these attractions

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Top travel tips for Japan

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How to protect a Japan trip

Find out more about travel insurance for Japan

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Travel scams to avoid in Japan

Don't fall victim to these common tourist scams in Japan

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Best food to try in Japan

Enjoy these top dishes while travelling through Japan

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Ultimate itinerary for Japan

Follow this itinerary for the best experience in Japan

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Best hiking in Japan

Venture out and find the best hiking spots in Japan

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Phrases to know in Japanese

Start learning these common Japanese phrases for your trip

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Sapporo's Snow Festival

Make the most out of the snow season in Sapporo

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Overview of Japan

Get an overview of Japan before you travel

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How to spot a Geisha

Top tips on how to spot a real geisha in Japan

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