January 24, 2022
Japan In December
From winter illuminations and snowy weather to uniquely Japanese Christmas and New Year’s Eve celebrations, December is the most wonderful time of the year.
November 17, 2021
Why You Should Visit Futaminoura In Ise
See some of the most impressive attractions in Ise with a visit to the bayside community of Futaminoura, a place of great cultural importance.
November 1, 2021
What To Do In Japan During November
For lovers of gorgeous autumn weather, winter illuminations, and hearty food, it doesn’t get much better than November in Japan.
September 2, 2021
What To Do In Case Of An Earthquake In Japan
Earthquakes in Japan are a common concern and while they are common, there are steps travellers can take to stay safe.
August 30, 2021
Camping In Japan: Guide And Tips
There are few better ways to really get to know a country than by camping under the stars, and Japan has more than 3,000 campsites to choose from.
August 25, 2021
Japanese Culture For Kids
From samurai to sumo, origami to kabuki, Japanese culture is fascinating for children of all ages.
August 23, 2021
Town Of Yunotsu: World Heritage Onsen
Experience what an old-fashioned onsen town is like with the World Heritage listed Yunotsu Onsen in Shimane Prefecture.
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.