The Hitchhiker's Guide to Japan
Leave the tourists in the dust!
"Excellent . . . In addition to lots of general advice,
this book details suggested routes and places to stay
on the road. All in all, it's just about invaluable for
anyone contemplating a long hitch around Japan."
- from The Lonely Planet
Guide to Japan
A bible for backpackers and budget travellers, The
Hitchiker's Guide to Japan is crammed full of useful
information and insider's tips that you won't find anywhere
else. It lists the cheapest accommodations possible (some
virtually free), including a full range of campsites,
hostels and village inns.
Offbeat Japanese attractions (a two-headed snake shrine
among them), rules of the road, sneaky hitchhiking strategies,
route maps, itineraries, highway vocabulary, and travellers
etiquette: The Hitchhiker's Guide to Japan has