Five tried-and-true ways to learn Japanese
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Genkyuen Garden was built in 1677 and is located northeast of Hikone Castle.
A Buddhist temple marked by a 25-meter tall statue dedicated to the bodhisattva Kannon, Ofuna Kannon-ji Temple also houses an atomic bomb cenotaph to remember t
Mount Hakusan, which means “white mountain,” is a dormant volcano that is located between Ishikawa and Gifu prefectures, and is considered one of three sacred m
Mamegen is a well established shop that sells traditional Japanese snacks.
Sometimes described as Hiroshima's own Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Saiho-ji Temple features a main shrine and fumeikaku viewing platform. It was also immortalized in
This restaurant, situated near Ebisu station, offers authentic Thai cuisine, such as tom yum goong soup and various curry dishes.
Often used as a recurring setting in Japanese myths, this shrine is located at the tip of the Shimane peninsula near the Sea of Japan. Due to its beauty and tra
Located in the Nishi Awa area of Tokushima Prefecture, Adliv gives off a very relaxed and communal vibe. While the 2nd floor is equipped with office space and c
Shaped like a wonky yo-yo floating in the sea off the west of Honshu, Sado Island is a place of drama. Centuries ago, the island was somewhere you were not expe
[INSTAGRAM: http://instagram.com/p/BXwXf82loO4/] Kamogawa Sea World is located at Kamogawa, Chiba. If you happen to love sea creatures and are completely fine w
Japan , also known as 'The land of the rising sun' has fascinated millions of people around the world with its long history which are retained until now, amazin
Hello and welcome back again to another episode of "to be frankie"! apologies for the break again. Life has been quite hectic! Today we will be looking at Akiha
IntroductionIf you're like me the word "museum" is simply another term for "bored out of your mind" and "sore feet". Most museums I've visited in the states hav
Shizuoka Prefecture, located between Tokyo and Osaka, boasts of laying claim to the more picturesque side of Mt Fuji, historical hot springs and attractions, cl
My latest voyage of discovery with Tokyo Creative led me into the fascinating and complex Japanese art of creating ancient forests less than a metre high, known to the w
IMG_2445.JPG 2.5 MBCertainly, any traveler to Japan is bound to visit at least one shrine during their sojourn. Whether it's the giant Meiji Shrine in the hea
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While often overlooked due to its more popular neighbors like Osaka, Kyoto and Nagoya, Mie prefecture offers a unique cultural experience for those who visit. B
Kyoto is a must-visit for anyone traveling to Japan. The historical city is home to iconic landmarks such as Kiyomizu Temple, Kinkaku-ji and the Fushimi-inari shrine.
Niigata prefecture has a long coastline facing the sea of Japan, because of this it was a critical port area during the Edo period in the 17th and 18th centurie
Tokyo is all about contrasts. Its irresistible charm comes from the clash between its cutting-edge style and traditional culture. From the organized chaos of [S
Lush and tropical, Kagoshima Prefecture inhabits the southernmost part of Kyushu and includes a string of islands stretching to Taiwan. The most famous of these
Miyagi is on the Pacific coast in the Tohoku Region. It’s castle-town capital, Sendai City, has a long history which you can experience in many interesting muse
Majestic Mount Fuji, rolling hills of green tea plantations, and the gorgeous coastline of the Izu Peninsula give Shizuoka a rich character that makes it a grea
Saga has a natural beauty that inspires. It is one of the few prefectures that has two different ocean borders: The Sea of Genkai on the north and on its south
If your idea of a perfect vacation involves majestic forests, clear blue lakes, pillowy powder snow, and amazing, farm-fresh food, Hokkaido is an absolute dream