|Above, the Kinkaku-ji golden pavilion in Kyoto. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
Tokyo Cheapo has been a great resource for finding things to see, do and buy in Tokyo for the budget-minded visitor. I have linked to many of their articles over the past year to pass on to readers of this blog.
They have posted a retrospective of their "Top 10 Cheapo Posts of 2015". If there's one you've missed or forgot to bookmark, here's your chance to do so.
They start off with:
It’s been a busy year for us cheapos—for both writers and readers alike. On our end, we’ve expanded our editorial team to report on wide-ranging cheapo matters, and you folks have helped double(!) our page views from 2014. That’s awesome. To help you reminisce about all the yen you saved this past year, we’ve compiled the top 10 cheapo posts of 2015:
We made great use of our Japan Rail Passes when we went to Osaka from Tokyo via shinkansen and taking the commuter train to Kyoto from Osaka. One of the top ten articles was "Tokyo to Kyoto: The Fastest and Cheapest Ways" (number 5 on their list).
To see the rest of their top ten, go here.