August 1, 2022
Amarube Bridge And Viaduct: Japan’s Most Iconic Railway Bridge
A true monument to Japans railway history, with beautiful views over the Sanin coastline. An off-the-beaten-track destination worth a detour.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
February 7, 2021
Shotengai: The Best Japanese Shopping Streets
Love shopping? You’ll love Japan! Discover Japan’s best shopping streets, from traditional local covered ‘shotengai’ to dazzling high-end boutiques.
October 23, 2020
Katsura Villa: The Kyoto Imperial Villa
The Imperial Katsura Villa in Kyoto (Katsura Rikyū) is an exceptional example of early 17th-century Japanese architecture and garden design.
November 9, 2019
A Literary Tour Of Japan
Did you know that the world’s first novel was written in Japan in the 11th Century? Welcome to the world of Literary Tourism where Japan is among the world’s leading destinations.