April 30, 2021
Mt Aso The Active Volcano In The Heart Of Kyushu
Mt Aso (阿蘇山), also referred to as Aso-san, is the largest active volcano in Japan and lies in the middle of Kyushu.
April 26, 2021
The Kurobe Alpine Route: A Detailed Guide
Explore the Japanese Alps the right way by following the scenic Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route through the mountains.
April 23, 2021
Famous Japanese Writers
Visit the literary locations where your favourite Japanese authors gained their inspiration and set their most famous novels.
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.
March 30, 2021
The American Village In Osaka: Amerikamura
Explore Amerikamura, the America Town of Osaka, to find vintage shops, a strong youth culture and some great food.
March 29, 2021
The Best 8 Sakura Viewing Spots In Japan And How To Get There
The Sakura season is upon us and Japan is turning many shades of pink and purple. We’ve picked 8 spots across the country that make for the best Sakura viewing and enjoyment.
March 22, 2021
Sanzen In Temple, Kyoto
Sanzen-in Temple (三千院) is a national treasure and heritage sights located in the village of Ohara, about one hour north of Kyoto by public transport.
March 19, 2021
Budgeting Tips: What Does The Cost Of A Trip To Japan Look Like
The expection is that a trip to Japan is super expensive, yet Japan is surprisingly affordable. This post gives a breakdown of what to expect in terms of cost.
March 12, 2021
Togetsukyo Bridge Kyoto: Bridge Over The Moon River
Togetsukyo (渡月橋), is a wood built bridge over the Oi river and one of Kyoto’s iconic landmarks located in the Arashiyama district.