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  1. Accommodation in Japan

    Practical Accommodation in Japan

    Hotels, ryokan, minshuku, minpaku and other lodgings Aside from the run-of-the-mill pensions, hotels and youth hostels catering to international and domestic travellers, accommodation in Japan can be a unique experience, ranging from exclusive ryokan inns to functional capsule hotels and...
  2. Guesthouses in Japan

    Practical Guesthouses in Japan

    One of the most convenient and affordable ways of finding short, but also long-term accommodation in Japan are guest houses, also often referred to as “gaijin houses”. Gaijin (外人, a controversial term translated as “outsider” or foreigner) is misleading, as quite a lot of residents in guest...
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