Good AirBnB News!

Well…mostly good news. Our Tokyo host has responded back and we are confirmed for our reservation. They are proceeding with getting the license and said we should not worry. I’m really pleased because I love the location. The closest thing I could find to it had a bunk bed instead of a double or two…

Another Instance – Osaka AirBnB

With the ongoing changes and two cancellations under my belt (the first location we booked in Tokyo cancelled before I even started this blog), I decided to reach out to my existing reservations. My Tokyo host has still not answered which is…concerning, but I am giving them some leeway. We are on completely opposite time…

Well, it happened – Kyoto AirBnB

I was concerned it, but…one of our reservations did cancel as we near June 15th. Our host in Kyoto contacted me this morning to let me know she would not be able to honor our reservation due to the new law. I am grateful she let me know so quickly, because I was able to…

AirBnB Concerns – What’s Going On?

For people not planning to stay in Japan in the immediate future specifically in AirBnBs, you are likely not aware of the issues currently happening abroad. Japan’s government is trying to better regulate AirBnB operations in preparation for the 2020 Olympics. Which is…fine, but they are handling it in the worst way. Under the new…