I'm returning to Japan for the rugby and am wondering if sim cards are still impossible to get in Tokyo? Roger

If you've ever tried to get a Japanese SIM Card after you've already left the airport, you'll be aware that it's damn near impossible. Most Japanese phone companies require you to have a Japanese credit card and residence visa before they will sell you one. If you have an unlocked phone, there's an easier way.

Don't bother with pocket WiFi - it's annoying to carry around and charge a separate device, you can use the mobile hotspot on your

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