How to Skip the Queue with a Universal Studios Japan Express Pass

How to Skip the Queue with a Universal Studios Japan Express Pass

Universal Studios Japan doesn’t have a free line-skipping system such as the Fast Pass at Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea. Instead, USJ has various Express Passes which need to be purchased in addition to a standard Studio Pass. An Express Pass is a fantastic queue-jumping tool. With an Express Pass in your hand, you will spend … Read more

How to Buy Universal Studios Japan Tickets and Express Passes in 2020

How to Buy Universal Studios Japan Tickets and Express Passes

We were poorly organised when we visited Universal Studios Japan in Osaka.  While I had done a lot of research on most of our planned destinations for some reason I did not spend much time on USJ – and we paid the price.  We did not buy our tickets in advance, we did not know … Read more

Best Hotels Near Universal Studios Osaka

Hotels Near Universal Studios Japan USJ in Osaka - featured

Visiting Universal Studios Japan can be a massive day out, and as a result it makes a lot of sense to book accommodation which is close by so that you can get best value out of your day.  On our recent visit to USJ, we chose to stay at the Hotel Keihan Universal Tower which … Read more

Tokyo From the Sky: Our Tokyo Helicopter Tour Experience

Tokyo From the Sky - Our Tokyo Helicopter Tour Experience

On our recent visit to Japan we had the pleasure of going on a Tokyo helicopter tour from Urayasu Heliport, which is located in the Tokyo Disney Resort area.  Below is our detailed overview of this awesome experience you can also have when you visit Tokyo! We really enjoyed flying a large loop around Tokyo, … Read more