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.
July 10, 2021
Obon Festival: Celebrating The Spirits Of Japan
Learn everything about the Japanese Obon festival (including dates). Its origins and meaning, what to do during Obon, where to go and how to travel during Obon.
July 9, 2021
Japan In July
From festivals to fireworks, summer in Japan is a wonderful time to visit this beautiful country, especially if you love having fun outdoors.
July 8, 2021
Kamikochi: Travel And Access Guide
High in the Japanese Alps, Kamikochi is a mountain destination that delights visitors with vistas, hiking and gorgeous autumn foliage.
July 1, 2021
A Family Friendly Holiday To Japan
Japan is one of the best countries in the world to holiday with families and children. From its theme parks, animals, museums, trains, and more, Japan has it all.
June 30, 2021
Everything About Pachinko In Japan
Few beyond the borders of Japan have likely heard of pachinko, but this complex game is big business in Japan. A form of gambling that at first glance looks a lot like pinball.
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