tips for everyday

a collection of useful tips and ideas for everyday camper life in Japan

many famous Japanese hot springs are fake

many famous Japanese hot springs are fake I love so many things about Japan ‘honesty’ and ‘soaking in hot springs’ are definitely among them   so I was shocked to stumble across an article on the Washington Post website. It states that many famous…
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always follow the 4pm-rule

always follow the 4pm-rule when travelling, you often know where you want to be when night falls sometimes you don’t, or things just work out differently but no worries you will find a good spot to overnight in your camping car if you follow…
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where you find all Go Camper Japan weekly travel tips

where find all Go Camper Japan -weekly travel tips   you are interested to discover the real Japan. Independently. Driving your camping car so you have signed up to receive the free Go Camper Japan weekly Travel Tips here is how…
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trick how to use a Japanese GPS

trick how to use a Japanese GPS   or any GPS that is (suddenly) not working in a language you understand this article shows you a trick that works for every language!   It will not happen to me! Of…
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reading Japanese for travellers

reading Japanese for travellers   For your trip I recommend learning 1 of the 3 forms of written Japanese Why? It is very handy, rather cool and actually.. really EASY to learn!   Find out: how easy reading Japanese for travellers can be, with a…
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Convenience stores in Japan: 3 reasons why you’ll love them

Convenience stores in Japan: 3 reasons why you’ll love them   Find out why ‘Nature, culture, traditions and convenience stores’ actually go together really well!       All the same, and all terrible Travelling by camper car is your best…
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tap water in Japan: drink it or is it not safe?

Tap water in Japan, is it safe to drink? Drive around Japan in your camper and you will get thirsty soon. So, should you keep buying bottled water, or is it safe to drink tap water everywhere? Even outside big cities…
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snow trip coming up: share your experience or questions

Konnichiwa! Winter in Japan is nearing the end, the first trees are blossoming already! So next week we have a quick, last skiing trip planned, by camper of course! It will be a combination of a few smaller ski resorts,…
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how.. a Japanese rental camper is different from other countries

How a Japanese rental camper is different from other countries Facilities and size of a Japanese rental camper differ quite a bit from those around the world Go Camper Japan helps you understand, and prepare your trip     You consider exploring…
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how to.. enjoy a Japanese hot spring; onsen-etiquette

Onsen is Japanese for hot springs They are a big part of local culture, today as much as in the past. In this article: how they come to be and more importantly how to enjoy them the way the Japanese…
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