As much as the internet, and phone apps, are a godsend to researching a trip to Japan, for many people, me included, there's still nothing quite like having a trusty, print guide book in your hands when travelling.
But just how do you choose the best travel guide to Japan?
Selecting the best guide for you is a little like choosing your ideal partner, or your favourite album of all time – it's a very personal thing!
Some of us absorb information when it it presented visually, others prefer to read detailed text, whilst many prefer a combination of the two.
Whichever style you prefer, here's The Real Japan Ultimate Checklist to Choosing The Best Japan Travel Guidebook...
This 3-page guide and checklist includes:
Designed to be used both digitally and printable
Interactive PDF format compatible across all your devices
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- Tanbay & Laura, TravellingWeasels.com
Hello, I’m Rob Dyer. I write, publish and travel.
I lead an ever-growing community where I inspire and help folks all over the world explore Japan off-the-beaten track.
I've been having adventures in Japan, off the tourist routes, for almost twenty years, and yet I still feel like I have only seen the tip of the iceberg of this amazing country.
I have a Japanese wife and an adorable, if slightly mad cat, named Salvador.
I started TheRealJapan.com to share my passion for travelling in Japan.
To offer inspiration and resources to anyone who wants to
discover Japan beyond the clichés. The Real Japan.
Winner: 2018 Content Creator of The Year
- Grey, Grizzled and Gaijin Social Media Awards