November 1, 2020
Why You Should Visit The Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine Of Osaka
The ancient Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine of Osaka is one of the most important shrines around Osaka and setting for the Hatsumode festival.
October 15, 2020
Sengakuji Temple: The Final Resting Place Of The 47 Ronin
Sengakuji Temple is a Zen Buddhism temple in Tokyo, with an amazing Samurai story to tell, about Ronin who avenged their master.
October 7, 2020
Visit Narita Temple
Narita Temple is a beautiful and historic Buddhist temple in Narita City, that’s easily visited from Narita Airport if you have a few hours.
September 15, 2020
What To See At Yasukuni Shrine In Tokyo
Visit Yasukuni Shrine, a Shinto shrine in Tokyo with Imperial ties that commemorates and remembers Japan's war dead.
August 25, 2020
Visit Kiyomizu Dera, Kyoto
Kiyomizu-Dera, Kyoto’s ‘pure water temple’, is a beautiful Buddhist temple and UNESCO World Heritage Site with a wooden stage famous for its amazing views.
August 18, 2020
Ise Grand Shrine: Everything You Need To Know About Japans Most Sacret Shinto Shrine
Japan’s most sacred Shinto shrine, Ise Grand Shrine, attracts millions of visitors and pilgrims each year and is considered the nation’s spiritual home.
July 31, 2020
Why You Can’t Miss The Toji Temple In Kyoto
Toji Temple is a can’t-miss attraction in Kyoto, being an ancient temple on UNESCO’s world heritage list with the tallest wooden pagoda in Japan.
June 1, 2020
The Ultimate Guide To Kyoto’s Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine
Visiting Japan’s shrines and temples is the perfect way to connect with this beautiful country’s ancient culture and spiritual beliefs.
May 28, 2020
Visit Yamadera, Go Off The Beaten Track In Tohoku
Yamadera, literally meaning mountain temple. Is a sacred temple complex high up in the Tohoku mountains, with breathtaking views.
April 6, 2020
The Wonders Of The Kii Peninsula
South of Osaka, the best places to visit in the Kii Peninsula include sacred shrines, white sand beaches and one of the best cherry blossom viewing spots.