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Only Yu Hot Spring

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Only Yu Hot Spring or “onsen” in Japanese is one of the best hot springs around and lucky for you, it is right in Minamiashigara City. You can catch their free shuttle [...]

How to be a Good Guest on Airbnb?

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Why do some guests get bad reviews from hosts and others get great reviews? Why are some guests banned? What do hosts expect from guests? Airbnb is a great service and it is [...]

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ゲストハウスの清掃スタッフ募集!週1〜2回勤務、主婦の方歓迎!Learn [...]

Hakone – Some of my Favorite Places

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There are too many interesting places to mention in Hakone. But here are some of my favorites. Come with me on a journey to get an onsen tamago (a boiled egg, cooked by a [...]

Odawara Castle these Days

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This is what Odawara Castle looks like these days. Beautiful! Kevin R Burns Odawara Castle Beautiful Odawara, one of Japan’s unsung sightseeing [...]

Airbnb: How to be a Successful Host

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Airbnb: How to be a Successful HostWhat have I learned from 6 years of hosting on Airbnb? Faqs Airbnb – Why did I decide to host? You can still earn money on Airbnb. In [...]

Being Successful with Airbnb

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My name is Kevin Burns and my wife and I own two guest houses near Hakone, Japan. It is a beautiful area! We only host on Airbnb or directly through ourselves. Hosting on [...]