Call Sales On 888 888 9162 Our Story | Contact Us | Support | MyAccount
Sales: 888 888 9162
* Mobal guarantees that the majority of profits go to charity


Category: Japan

Essential Japanese Phrases That You Can Memorize For Your Trip

Japan is a gorgeous country that is at the top of many people’s lists of must-visit destinations in the world. Even if you do not speak Japanese, your trip to Japan can still be fun and memorable. The language barrier should not stop you from exploring the incredible and amazing attractions and spots this country …



10 Amazing Things About Japan That Will Make You Keep Coming Back

Japan is one of the world’s top tourist destinations for a long list of reasons. Because of its incredible natural scenery, interesting ancient structures and landmarks, delicious cuisine, warm and friendly people, and rich culture and history, it is no surprise that it gets several millions of tourists every year. If you have plans to …



8 Tips to Survive the Japanese Summer

Summertime in Japan is incredibly hot and humid. If you come from a country that rarely experiences 30-degree-Celsius and 90%-humidity days, this type of weather can be agonizing and unbearable, and can make your trip less fun and enjoyable. Fortunately, there are many different ways you can deal with it and still make the most …



How to Pay by Cash – Introducing Cash Convenience Store Payment (SmartPit Payment)

For ongoing Japan Unlimited customers who have already made their initial payment via credit card/PayPal, we are delighted to introduce our new SmartPit payment service… You can pay your bill by cash in Mini Stop, Lawson, Family Mart and Circle K / Sunkus convenience stores. If you wish to change your payment method to cash …



9,000 Reasons You Should Try GOMA Ice Cream

As someone with a huge sweet tooth, naturally my first recommendation for those in Tokyo involves dessert! This shop in Harajuku, Tokyo is a winning combination of my love of sweets and my love of black sesame.  Gomaya Kuki – even the name sounds cookie’ish! After reading online that Gomaya Kuki serves the richest black …



Hoppy Days Tokyo Style 

Japan’s long history remains evident in its most basic structures, influencing society down to the way people drink. One of the little known gems of the past is a drink known as “Hoppy.”  So What is Hoppy? Hoppy is a low-alcohol, beer-flavored drink, born in downtown Tokyo in the post war era. During this time, …



National Public Holidays In Japan

Japan observes 16 national public holidays every year. On these days, expect some spots and attractions to be closed, public transportation to be extremely busy, or flights and accommodations to be more expensive. Name of holiday: New Year’s Day Date: January 1 Established as a national holiday in 1948, New Year’s Day signifies the start …



Stay Connected in Japan with Mobal’s New Product

Do you want to avail of high-speed internet connection 24/7 on your next visit to Japan? You can stay connected your entire trip with Mobal’s new product — the Japan Tourist Data-Only SIM! With it, you can enjoy fast and reliable internet access that allows you to post photos and videos to your social media …



How I Survived 48 Hours in Kyoto

Jongdari vs Kyoto! As Typhoon Jongdari surged towards mainland Japan, I had a big choice to make: cancel my weekend trip to Kyoto, or go anyways and hope for the best. Despite concern from friends I took my chances and opted for the latter. Every frantic check of the weather forecast came up with different …



Everything You Need to Know to Enjoy the Cherry Blossom Season in Japan

As winter lumbers away like a grumpy bear to its cave, and spring unfurls its fledgling wings, the entire country of Japan becomes obsessed with one thing, and one thing only ‒ cherry blossoms (or sakura as they are called in Japanese). Locals picnic beneath them, go to festivals celebrating them, and drink Starbucks lattes …






More Japanese Articles
Read More

At Last! A Japan SIM Card that's Available to Everyone

The Japan Unlimited SIM is the only SIM of it's kind that's available to non-residents of Japan.

It comes with a Japanese phone number and unlimited data. Available as a monthly ongoing service or for short term use there is a 15 day or 30 day option.

Japan Unlimited SIM Card

More Info >>


Subscribe to our newsletter

For travel tips, advice, latest products and more sign up to our newsletter!

* indicates required