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 17, 2021
Guide To Visiting Takao, Kyoto
Takao (高雄) is a remote mountain valley about 1 hour north of Kyoto. Famous for its three historic temples and beautiful natural scenery.
February 3, 2021
Mt. Inasa, One Of The Most Beautiful Views In Japan
Mt. Inasa (稲佐山) is 333 metre high mountain top, with a fantastic panoramic view over Nagasaki, and considered one of the most beautiful night views in Japan.
October 13, 2020
Visit Tokyo's Imperial Palace And Garden
The Imperial Palace and Garden is in the centre of Tokyo. Find out how to visit, what to do, admission and other tips for visiting.
September 18, 2020
Why You Should Visit The Tottori Sand Dunes
The Tottori Sand Dunes are an incredible destination in Japan that you simply don’t expect from this surprising country.
July 22, 2020
Known as ‘Dog Island’, this former pirate hideaway in Japan’s Seto Inland Sea is a peaceful and beautiful destination, especially if you love modern art.
July 5, 2020
Visit Okunoshima, Japan’s Mysterious Rabbit Island
Discover the mystery - and impossible cuteness - of Okunoshima, Japan’s famous rabbit island near Hiroshima, for a unique and memorable holiday adventure.
May 5, 2020
Explore Kurobe Alpine Route In The Northern Japan Alps
From the famous Tateyama Kurobe Alpine route to Kurobe Gorge, one of Japan’s deepest and most beautiful forest ravines, this amazing mountainous area offers the sights of a lifetime.
April 27, 2020
Visit Yakushima: Adventure Awaits In The Real Life Forest From Princess Mononoke
Escape from reality in the enchanted forests of Japan’s Yakushima Island - the real-life inspiration for Studio Ghibli’s fantasy masterpiece Princess Mononoke.
March 30, 2020
Monkey Around In Japan: The Snow Monkeys Of Jigokudani Monkey Park
Whatever time of year you’re visiting Japan, the country’s famous snow monkeys are a must-see attraction -and where better to visit than the famous Jigokudani Monkey Park, where they can be seen bathing in the outdoor hot springs.