November 26, 2019
Folktales Of Japan
Spirits of the moon, dragon kings, sun goddesses, animal spirits, an underworld for lost children, and a boy born from a peach. Japan’s wondrous and eclectic folk tales are imaginative.
November 24, 2019
A Guide To Japanese Table Manners
Dining in Japan follows a specific set of rules when it comes to greetings, chopsticks, drinking, and paying the bill. Following these guidelines will ensure you have a positive dining experience.
November 22, 2019
Japanese Etiquette: A Guide To Visiting A Japanese Home
When you visit a host household in Japan, you should know that there are rules of Japanese etiquette that all visitors are expected to follow. This guide will provide context and actionable advice.
November 22, 2019
A Guide To Japanese Business Etiquette
Traveling to a different country for business affairs can feel like a daunting task — but it doesn’t have to be. By understanding proper Japanese business etiquette, you don't have to worry.
November 20, 2019
A Guide To Visiting Japan With Tattoos
Tourists with tattoos may not realize that showing their tattoos in Japan can be a sign of disrespect. It’s important to be aware of the places that do and don’t accept those with visible tattoos.
November 19, 2019
A Guide To Japanese Etiquette
Japan has cultural rules that many foreign travelers may not know about, including tipping, bowing and footwear etiquette. Learning these rules, can enhance your trip and show respect for the culture.
November 18, 2019
A Spiritual Guide To Japan
Mindfulness and meditation are more popular than ever in today’s increasingly busy and fast-paced world and what better way to rediscover your inner peace and serenity than by travelling to Japan?
April 10, 2019
What To You Need To Know About Staying In A Ryokan
The experience of staying in a ryokan is a fantastic way to see the traditions of Japan up close, try traditional food and just relax.
February 23, 2015
Culture, craft and tradition, in this itinerary we visit some of the best experiences Japan has to offer. Visiting Kanazawa, Takayama, Kyoto, Nara and Nikko.
June 29, 2010
Itinerary Tip: Geisha Makeover
A unique alternative to the dress-up of your childhood, be made up as a Geisha or Samurai in the old Japanese capital of Kyoto.