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Okinawa Tourist Guide: ROUND1 Stadium Okinawa

Okinawa Tourist Guide: ROUND1 Stadium Okinawa

As you know, Okinawa is known for the three S’s: Shoppin’, swimmin’, and som’ arcades.  The best arcade around is ROUND1 Stadium (not to be confused with just “ROUND1”).

Okinawa Tourist Guide: Orion Happy Park

Okinawa Tourist Guide: Orion Happy Park

When in Okinawa, you’ll notice that most places that serve beer, is going to serve Orion beer.  Draft choices are limited to that. It was rare to see Kirin or Sapporo. As a beer connoisseur (very polite version of saying alcoholic), I thought I’d take […]

How To Buy Cryptocurrency Not On Coinbase

How To Buy Cryptocurrency Not On Coinbase

If you’re a US resident, there’s no direct way to buy cryptocurrency that’s not on Coinbase.  It will take some time and a few steps, but this guide will show you how to buy Ripple, Dash, Monero, Zcash and more.

How To Buy Bitcoin With A Credit Card And Other Cryptocurrencies

How To Buy Bitcoin With A Credit Card And Other Cryptocurrencies

There are many restrictions for US Residents to buy bitcoin. This guide shows you the fastest, easiest and most secure way to buy bitcoin and other crypto.

The Top 5 Google Travel Apps You Should Absolutely Be Using

The Top 5 Google Travel Apps You Should Absolutely Be Using

It’s not surprising that Google would have the best free travel apps.  These travel tips will make your entire trip planning process more comfortable from finding cheap flights, trip planning, reservation organization, maps,translations and photos.

Using A Japanese Gas Station: Full Service At Eneos

Using A Japanese Gas Station: Full Service At Eneos

Before having to return my rental car in Okinawa, I had to fill the tank with gas. Using a Japanese gas station was very quick and efficient especially since it was a full service station.

Driving in Japan: Surviving The Streets Of Okinawa

Driving in Japan: Surviving The Streets Of Okinawa

After getting in the driver’s seat in another country, I realized I should have done some research prior to that moment.  It is very frustrating and difficult to drive the opposite way when switching from driving on the right side of the road to the […]

Renting A Car In Japan: Requirements and Best Deal

Renting A Car In Japan: Requirements and Best Deal

While in Okinawa, the public transportation isn’t going to be as good as it is in Tokyo. A lot of the island is not connected by any public transportation. Being able to rent a car in Japan is essential if you’re going outside the city […]

Getting From OKA Airport (Naha) to Naha City

Getting From OKA Airport (Naha) to Naha City

If you’re planning on taking public transportation in Okinawa, be prepared to not have your IC cards from Tokyo work.  Okinawa has its own system and limited lines.

Award Flight Booking Strategies: Tokyo to Taipei

Award Flight Booking Strategies: Tokyo to Taipei

Booking last minute flights can be expensive. Using frequent flyer miles can save you a significant amount of money since award flights have a flat rate price.  With miles, the cost is the same if you book 10 months in advance or 10 hours in […]