Last Updated: Mar 20, 2024

Minimalist Travel in Japan

My Insanely Light Packing Tips

Donny Kimball
7 min readMar 20, 2024

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A tourist in Hida-Takayama is happy that he left his suitcase in a coin locker so that he can more freely more around the historic town.
This story was originally published on donnykimball.com and has been syndicated here on Medium

“Where is your luggage, Donny?” the guide from JTB asked as I exited the airport with nothing in tow. I sighed, knowing that this one was going to need some serious explaining. You see, I had just landed at Kansai International Airport for a six-day trip across most of the region, and all I had…

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Donny Kimball

I'm a travel writer and freelance digital marketer who blogs about the sides of Japan that you can't find in the mainstream media. https://donnykimball.com/