June 22, 2020
Tsukimi: Japan’s Autumn Moon Festival
Japan’s Harvest Moon Festival, Tsukimi, is held every autumn across the country and dates back more than 1,000 years.
June 5, 2020
Everything You Need To Know About Chureito Pagoda
With its unbeatable views of iconic Mt. Fuji, its beautiful and distinctive traditional architecture, and its incredible location, nestled amongst cherry blossoms and trees in Fuji Five Lakes, Chureito Pagoda has it all.
May 23, 2020
The Tanabata Festival For Star Crossed Lovers
One of the fun festivals found right around Japan is the ancient Tanabata Festival, often referred to as the Star Festival.
May 17, 2020
Experiencing The Gion Matsuri Festival In Kyoto
Lighting up the city of Kyoto each July is Gion Matsuri, one of the most famous festivals in Japan and Seeing the Gion Festival is a great experience for visitors to Kyoto.
May 15, 2020
Itinerary Tip: Ibusuki
Located on the southern tip of Kyushu, Ibusuki is famous for its dark sandy beaches, unspoiled nature and onsen. In addition to the scenic train ride to Ibusuki
April 10, 2020
A Virtual Tour Of Japan’s Most Beautiful Spots
Being home bound does not mean having to stop exploring the world. Get inspired with this Virtual Tour of Japan’s Most Beautiful Spots using Google Street view.
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.
March 25, 2020
June In Japan: Why The ‘Month Of Water’ Is A Hidden Wonder
Could June be Japan’s best kept secret? Find out why this less popular month might just be the perfect time to beat the crowds and enjoy everything this beautiful and historic country has to offer.
March 22, 2020
Does Japan Celebrate Easter?
Every year, Easter is getting bigger in Japan. Following in Christmas and Valentine’s footsteps, Easter celebrations are becoming more popular and widespread across the country - with a unique Japanese twist.
March 19, 2020
Visit Matsumoto, The Castle City In The Japanese Alps.
Famous for the striking Matsumoto Castle, there are other reasons to visit Matsumoto. See what this superb city in the Japanese Alps of Honshu has to offer.