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  • You're right, New Years in Japan is pretty chaotic. There is a lot going on - some people say New Years is the biggest holiday in Japan.  Especially avoid any sort of shrine or temple - those will be VERY crowded as people go and pay their respects …
  • I think being a white, foreign female in Tokyo is very easy - people are very caring in and helpful. I have one of my friends from Kenya who always complains about being stopped by police officers or glared at.  I think it depends on the way you loo…
  • I love Japanese onsen. I go there all the time. Yes, you're not allowed in with a tattoo. Japan associated tattoos with the mafia - so you're not allowed in. If you cover your tattoo with a band aid you (should) be fine. Also, yes, everyone is naked…