The perception that Japan is an expensive destination is challenged by our tipsters, who ascertain 70 p sushi delivered by robot, inexpensive internal flights, all-you-can-drink-deals and friendly hostels
Winning tip: Art and yurts, Naoshima
Naoshima, the jewel of Japan’s skill islands and an easy one-hour instruct journeying from Kyoto or Osaka, has museums wandering from a gallery inn to art stations. Free buses take you around the art points and to an amazing art-filled sento bathhouse( PS4. 40 ), terminated with full-size elephant figures overlooking the soaks. Standing in the Benesse Foundation’s hotels is very pricey( from PS250) but there is a fantastic alternative a very short gait from the key artwork places and beautiful: Tsutsuji-so’s yurts( PS25-PS30 per person per night ). They are private, traditional Mongolian tents with proper beds.