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Tokyo Tips For Travellers Podcast #234

Tips For Travellers

Release Date: 07/25/2016

6 Game-Changing “Cruise Weapons” That Transform My Cruises! (Podcast #444) show art 6 Game-Changing “Cruise Weapons” That Transform My Cruises! (Podcast #444)

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There are 6 “secret weapons” (hacks and tricks) I saw smart cruisers use before cruise that since I used have improved my cruises, and saved me money too. I thought it was time to share these so you can also try them out and see of they make a big difference too. Become a Tips For Travellers Patron: and get exclusive Patron-only content, downloads and livestreams Visit my Tips For Travellers YouTube:   

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Cruising Ultra-Luxury Taught Me 3 Eye-Opening Lessons! (Podcast #442) show art Cruising Ultra-Luxury Taught Me 3 Eye-Opening Lessons! (Podcast #442)

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Realising it costs the same to cruise in a suite on most “regular” cruise lines (like Royal Caribbean, Celebrity and so on) as it does to cruise on an ultra-luxury line (like Regent, Seabourn & Silversea), I look at which is better and why. And when you should stick on a "mainstream" line rather than go on an "ultra-luxury" cruise line. Become a Tips For Travellers Patron: and get exclusive Patron-only content, downloads and livestreams Visit my Tips For Travellers YouTube:       

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Things That SHOULD NOT Happen On Luxury Cruises, But DO! (podcast 441) show art Things That SHOULD NOT Happen On Luxury Cruises, But DO! (podcast 441)

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On ultra-luxury cruise lines I have been on I came across and experienced things that I really did not think I would when paying so much money. Here is what they were and why.... Become a Tips For Travellers Patron: Tips For Travellers YouTube:  

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6 Cruise Ships I Had No Idea This Happened To Them! (podcast #440) show art 6 Cruise Ships I Had No Idea This Happened To Them! (podcast #440)

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When I found out by chance a well-known cruise ship I was on had a murky past I went out to find out what other popular cruise ships have I been on, or plan to go on, also have crazy, mysterious or shocking hidden pasts.

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Is A Disney Cruise Worth That Rather BIG Price Tag? (podcast #439) show art Is A Disney Cruise Worth That Rather BIG Price Tag? (podcast #439)

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A Disney cruise can cost two- or three-times more than resort family lines, like Royal Caribbean, Carnival, or Norwegian Cruise Lines, and often 40% more than other premium lines, like Celebrity, which Disney is more like. Is it worth it.....?? Become a Tips For Travellers Patron: Tips For Travellers YouTube:  

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I Test Out The World's I Test Out The World's "MOST LUXURIOUS" Cruise Line! (podcast #438)

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I splashed out on a cruise on the “world’s most luxurious line” (Regent Seven Seas) to test if it meets all the hype their fans say about them. This is how it went, where I thought my high fare was (and wasn't going) Become a Tips For Travellers Patron: Tips For Travellers YouTube:  

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Crafty Tricks That Catch Caribbean Cruisers Out (podcast #437) show art Crafty Tricks That Catch Caribbean Cruisers Out (podcast #437)

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After watching Caribbean cruise passengers getting hoodwinked in a port side market as I had been a year previously, it got me thinking about 5 of the biggest mistakes Caribbean cruisers fall for all the time Become a Tips For Travellers Patron: Tips For Travellers YouTube:  

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I've Found THE Absolute Best Cruises For Your Bucket List (Podcast #436) show art I've Found THE Absolute Best Cruises For Your Bucket List (Podcast #436)

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I've been on 100 cruises and found that there are 11 that are so remarkable, memorable, and enjoyable that I suggest you beg, steal, borrow or more sensibly (like me) scrimp and save to do as many of these as you can! Spoiler: 2 of the most popular are not in the best list! Become a Tips For Travellers Patron: Tips For Travellers YouTube:

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I Run Rings Around The Latest CRUISE RIP OFFS (You Can Too) (Podcast #434) show art I Run Rings Around The Latest CRUISE RIP OFFS (You Can Too) (Podcast #434)

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Now more than ever cruise lines are looking how to get more money from cruise passengers than ever before. I look at 10 things they are doing to extract more cash from us today that I think are rip offs and what I do to reduce or avoid them so all you can too. Become a Tips For Travellers Patron:   Tips For Travellers YouTube:  

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What's Got BETTER & WORSE Since I Started Cruising? (Podcast #433) show art What's Got BETTER & WORSE Since I Started Cruising? (Podcast #433)

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I explore what has got better, worse and stayed the same since my first cruise in 2004 and the 100th cruise that I recently did. Looking back some of the changes surprised even me who lived through them! This is one of a series of three videos drawing on all the experience from doing 100 cruises.   Become a Tips For Travellers Patron:   Tips For Travellers YouTube:

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Join me, Gary Bembridge from TipsForTravellers.com, as I take you to Tokyo in Japan. In the podcast I share observations, need-to-know about the city, history, overall advice and then tips on must-see and must-do sights and attractions.

In the show I cover the following must-see sights:

  • Senso-Ji Temple in Asakusa.
  • Tokyo SkyTree and Tokyo Tower.
  • Shibuya.
  • Ueno Park, including Tokyo National Museum.
  • Ginza, including Sony Showroom, key department stores (Wako, Matsuya and Mitsukoshi and Yodobashi Akiba which is the largest electronics store.
  • Imperial Palace Grounds.
  • Kabuki-za.

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