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 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 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.
June 29, 2021
Top 3 Torii Gate Tunnel Photo Spots In…Tokyo!
Loving those red torii gate tunnel images from Kyoto, but just can’t get down there? Never fear; Tokyo can deliver.
June 16, 2021
Why Shinkansen Bullet Trains No Longer Look Like A Bullet
The Shinkansen received its colloquial name of “bullet train” in its early years, due to its bullet shaped front. Modern designs all have dropped this, the question is why?
June 12, 2021
Hanabi: Japanese Fireworks
Fireworks are more than a spectacular light show in Japan. The art of Hanabi dates back centuries and today, firework festivals are a major attraction.
May 6, 2021
Top 5 Video Games Set In Japan
Our top 5 of the best video games to explore Japan virtually while waiting for your next trip to Japan.
April 12, 2021
Asahi Beer Suita Brewery In Osaka
If you appreciate a good beer then don’t miss a free tour of the Asahi Beer Suita Brewery next time you’re in Osaka.
April 2, 2021
Shugakuin Imperial Villa Where Earth And Sky Meet
Shugakuin Imperial Villa (修学院離宮) in Kyoto is an imperial leisure villa and landscape garden build in the 1700s by Japanese emperor Gomizuno.