August 11, 2021
Visit Japan With These Three Awesome Online Activities
While waiting for your (next) trip to Japan, why not explore Japan from the comfort of your own house with these online activities.
August 9, 2021
The Toreiyu Tsubasa: The Joyful Train With Onboard Foot Baths
The Toreiyu Tsubasa is a Joyful train by JR East. The Toreiyu is special for its tatami mat seating, locally brewed Sake, and relaxing hot foot baths.
August 4, 2021
The Teahouse Districts Of Kanazawa
Kanazawa is famous for its history, beauty, and unique Japanese culture. These elements all come together in the city’s three well-preserved teahouse districts: Higashi Chaya, Nishi Chaya, and Kazue Machi.
August 2, 2021
August In Japan
August in Japan is hot, hot, hot - but don’t let the heat put you off, as it’s also one of the most beautiful, spectacular, and fun times of year to visit.
July 30, 2021
The Beautiful Village Of Miyama
To experience traditional rural life while visiting Kyoto, make a side trip to the serene villages of Miyama in the mountains.
July 28, 2021
Mikimoto Pearl Island: Guide To Visiting
To explore Japan’s history of pearl farming head to Mikimoto Pearl Island just off the coast of the town of Toba.
July 26, 2021
When Are The Tokyo 2021 Olympics: Schedule And Event Details
After more than a year delay, the Tokyo 2020 Olympics are finally here. Learn about the event schedule, games, safety measures and further details.
July 20, 2021
Things To Do (And Eat) In Nagano City
As a mountainous prefecture dotted with small towns, an internet search for “things to do in Nagano” can bring up quite a geographical spread.
July 19, 2021
Cape Nosappu: The Most Eastern Point In Japan
Located where on the rift where the Pacific Ocean meet the Sea of Okhotsk, Cape Nosappu is the first point in Japan where the sun rises and one of the most remote places to visit.
July 15, 2021
The Tetsudo Hobby Train: A Fake Shinkansen?
The ultimate experience for train enthusiasts, the Tetsudo Hobby Train is a celebration of Japan’s rail history on wheels.