Our great Japan travel sim card customers are always asking for ways to get the most out of their travel sim for Japan during their holidays, so we decided to make a list of the apps we love to use while in the land of the rising sun.
HyperDia (the perfect Japan transportation app)
Just in case you didn’t already know, you will be using Japan’s train system a lot when you are over there. It is overwhelmingly the most popular form of transportation over there. It is also notorious for being unbelievable reliable and prompt. There are a lot of services and a lot of platforms for each station. Getting around easily usually requires a bit of help. Here is where HyperDia comes into play.
Using the data from your Japan travel sim, you can easily look up times, best routes and fare prices. The app also has an incredible user interface and very easy to use. Download this one before you head off.
It’s worth a time to Japan for the cuisine. There is more amazing restaurants than you could visit in a lifetime, so making sure you select the right restaurants for your personal taste is critical. GuruNavi is an amazing restaurant finder app that be used anywhere in Japan.
Gurunavi not only rates and finds restaurants near you, it also finds bars, pubs and anywhere else that may have food!
With your Japan data sim card for tourist inside your phone, you can learn Japanese throughout your trip and communicate with the locals. The app is constantly getting better and becoming very popular (and it is still free – so jump on it!). Check out more about Bravolol here.
Check out some other great travel apps here!