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Can I enter Japan with 2 different passports (in separate times)

It's fine: I am a dual national, have entered Japan with both my passports, and have never been asked about it or had any other problems. As a rule of thumb, while some countries (like Japan) do not ...
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Using Suica to train from Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko

Yes, you can use Suica on all JR East regular services (like the Chuo Line) and all Fujikyu lines.
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Guarantor's role in Japan's short term visa

Visa FAQ from the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Q5: As a “guarantor”, to what extent do I need to be responsible? A5: The "guarantor" for the visa application is the person who ...
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Looking for a site that shows major Japanese train routes and their speed/duration

As suggestion in wonderbears's answer on the other question, Open Railway Map in "Max Speeds" style is a very good option, and it has (at least some) data for Japan:
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Booking Flights and Hotels Through an Acquaintance – Is It a Problem?

If two people are traveling together and sharing accommodations, any given accommodation will be booked and paid for by only one of the travelers. It certainly can't be a reason for automatic refusal. ...
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Using Suica to train from Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko

Generally speaking, every single line (excluding reserved trains) in the greater Kanto area can be accessed with a single Suica/Pasmo card. There are exceptions, which fall into three categories: ...
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Temporary Visitor Visa for Japan - Should I give father's ITR?

For a visitor visa, the supporting documents should show that you're tourist. Showing enough funds serves a dual purpose: it makes it likely that you can afford to be a tourist, and also that you have ...
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