April 3, 2020
Wakura Onsen: Japanese Bathing In The Mist
Wakura Onsen (和倉温泉) is a hot spring resort just north of Kanazawa and on the edge of Nanao Bay. Well known within Japan for its upscale and luxurious onsen.
March 31, 2020
Guide To Aizuwakamatsu, The Samurai City Of Japan
Known as the ‘Samurai City’, the historic city of Aizuwakamatsu is full of heritage landmarks tied to its proud samurai past that it fought to preserve.
January 4, 2020
Detox In Japan
It’s always good to turn over a new, healthier leaf. But how will you do it and where to start? When it comes to detoxing, there’s no better country in the world than Japan.
November 21, 2019
The 5 Best Onsen In Tokyo
Onsen are Japanese hot springs that have strong cultural significance. Onsen vary in price, regulations, and amenities, so it is important to pick the right one for you.
September 5, 2015
Visit Kinosaki Onsen With The Japan Rail Pass
Kinosaki Onsen is a small and beautiful town centred around hot springs or in Japanese: Onsen! Learn what to do and where to stay.
August 9, 2015
Visit Shikoku With The Jr Pass
We have selected the best places in Shikoku to visit with the Japan Rail Pass. Learn what to do, see and eat all around the beautiful island of Shikoku.
September 23, 2010
Relax And Unwind In An Onsen
Spending time soaking in a mineral rich 'onsen' (hot spring) is a favourite Japanese pastime. Find out about etiquette and the best bath houses here.