Short stories & travel reports from a life spent living, working and exploring the globe.
Where To Stay In Tokyo
Putting a roof over your head without breaking the bank can be a tricky task in Tokyo, especially if like me you’re gonna be in town for a couple of weeks. It takes a lot of research and plenty of price comparing to get the right joint in the right neighborhood for the right price.
Over the course of my fourteen nights in Japan’s capital I managed to sample pretty much the full range of accommodation on offer, from a simple, budget hotel in Shinjuku and a weird, prison-like pod centre in Ginza to one of the city’s best recommended hostels in Asakusa and the sumptuous pampering of life as a special guest at one of Tokyo’s most luxurious hotels. To get the full story, delve into my reports on: