Going to Japan? Take inspiration from these celebrities

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With frequent seat sales and lowered visa restrictions, travel is quickly becoming more and more affordable for Pinoys everywhere. Countries like Taiwan, Korea, and Japan have become must-see destinations for eager travelers, who save up their pesos for a fulfilling holiday. If you count yourself as one of those people, take note: there’s so many places to go to that it can get overwhelming to choose! So if you’re headed to the land of the rising sun this year, let these celebs help you streamline your itinerary:

Bea Alonzo and Gerald Anderson


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The celebrity couple visited the Todai-ji Temple in Nara, which is famed for its friendly deer.


Kathryn Bernardo


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The movie princess flew to Japan to enjoy the falling snow with her whole family! How cute is the Bernardo fam in their winter gear?   


Joey de Leon


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When in Japan, eat! At least that’s what Joey de Leon did—he posted photos of tempura, eel, ramen, and barbecue. Irashaimase!


Alden Richards


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Joey’s Eat! Bulaga colleague Alden Richards focused less on the food and more on the snow. Here he is posing like an action star in Hokkaido!


Ogie Alcasid and Regine Velasquez


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After a fun day at a snow resort, the Alcasids embarked on a leisurely walk around the city—stopping every now and then to enjoy the sights and the sounds of the foreign land.


Matteo Guidicelli


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Some people take snow for granted, but for us Pinoys it’s something magical. It seems Matteo Guidicelli had a grand time snowboarding at the town of Niseko in Hokkaido, Japan!


Maja Salvador


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A trip to Mt. Fuji is a must for Japan lovers. Be like Maja and pick a perfect spot to view the tallest mountain in the land of the rising sun!


Zsa-Zsa Padilla and Conrad Onglao


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If history is more your jam, head to Fukuoka in southwestern Japan to get your fill of ancient temples perfect for quiet contemplation. Take Zsa-Zsa and Conrad’s route: don’t forget to squeeze in a visit to Fukuoka Castle, right in the middle of the city.


Kris Aquino


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Traveling with kids? Take your pick between Tokyo DisneyLand or DisneySea, just a few minutes away from central Tokyo. If it helps you pick, Kris Aquino’s sons Josh and Bimby went to DisneySea.


Ataydes and Padillas


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Talk about star-studded! Sylvia Sanchez also headed to Japan to experience winter with her kids, including actors Arjo and Ria Atayde. The family crossed paths with Karla Estrada and Daniel Padilla, who also spent their holidays in the land of the rising sun.


Kakai Bautista


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There’s plenty to see and do in Japan—so once you’re done enjoying the weather, you can always indulge in food and shopping. Take a tip from Kakai Bautista and drop by Harajuku, home of all things kawaii!


Yam Concepcion


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It’s 2018’s fiery hot villainess—and she’s cooling off in snowy Niseko! We know where to go next year…



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