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Packing for Hokkaido in Spring

A week before the day of departure, it would be sensible to check the weather forecast at your destination first, in my case: Hokkaido. While you might think that spring is neither too hot nor too cold, when you finally get to experience what Hokkaido is like in spring, you would probably regret not bringing [...]

Minimal weight? Prepare your luggage!

Minimal weight? Prepare your luggage!

You know you will be going on a shopping spree when you go to a foreign country, but how do you get all your souvenirs back home? Usually you are only allowed to take a minimum of luggage back with you. Unless you’re in business/first class or are flying to some country which allows you [...]