Gifu Food Guide
Though Gifu doesn’t have a specific nationally-recognized food staple like many of its neighbors, it does have a rich history in traditional foods eaten by the
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Step back in time at Kitsuki Retro-kan, a museum featuring an impressive collection of Showa-era products as well as a stage for live music performances.
Welcome to the Ringer Hut! This restaurant is a kind of Chinese/Japanese fusion place. It features the China-inspired-but-Japan- perfected dishes of champon and
This memorial hall commemorates Marc Marie de Rotz, a French missionary who came to Shitsu in 1879. During his missionary work, he made an effort to help the po
This Indian restaurant offers strictly vegetarian dishes. Two other locations exist in Ogikubo and in Ginza. This particular shop is located across the street f
Located in Tokorozawa City, Saitama, this forest is said to have inspired Totoro, one of the famous Studio Ghibli films. The Totoro no Furusato Foundation was e
Kita Shinshu Kijimadaira Ski Resort is located in the mountainous prefecture of Nagano. The resort has slopes for all levels.
Kröne Hus is a shop specializing in Finnish brands located south of Kamakura station.
Anatoshiiso is an unusual rock formation just off the Goishi coast by Goishihama beach. It is possible to pass through its three holes, even with small pleasure
The tour on the traditional boats offers a new view of Kurashiki and its beautiful white-walled townhouses. Tickets can be purchased at the Kurashiki Tourism Of
Traveling back in time is possible when you visit Historical Village of Hokkaido (北海道開拓の村 Hokkaidō Kaitaku no Mura) located in Sapporo. This open-air museum tak
Photogenic food and drinks tend to draw in the customers - people want something that not only tastes delicious but looks the part, too. Here are three fun drin
When travelling around, or entertaining visitors to Japan I always think it is a good idea to have some hands on experiences, some 'doing' to balance all the 's
Photo Cred: Flickr user Ankur P [email protected]/35780547982/Fields of Flowers in Spring If you’re looking for truly picturesque fields of flowers during your spri
Are you a Matcha Man (or woman)?Do you find regular coffee matcha do about nothing?Intrigued by green tea but don’t know matcha ‘bout it?All puns aside, I love
Halloween is a very recent phenomenon that has come to Japan about 10 or so years ago. It’s a very very recent phenomenon, and yet---! When mid-September hits,
Cat Cafés in Tokyo are so popular, it seems that you can find one in any corner you turn. The majority of these animal cafés seem to attract tourist and locals
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If you enjoy the feel of paper gliding under your hand or the fine brush stroke of a fountain pen, then you’ll fall in love with Japan’s stationary stores. Japa
Exploring Japan can be both fun and challenging, and the ability to easily get online can give you peace of mind whilst travelling. From staying connected with family and friends to looking up train times in a hurry, there’s no doubting the convenience of a portable Wi-Fi connection.
Tokyo Creative has partnered with one of Japan’s leading pocket Wi-Fi providers to offer a new convenient and affordable rental service for use across the whole of Japan.More Info
As the second largest city in Japan, Osaka is often compared to the capital city Tokyo—both popular travelling destinations in Japan. But some would venture to
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
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
There’s a reason why over 10 million people visit Okinawa every year – Japan's southernmost island is a natural wonder, with pristine beaches, friendly people a
Shimane lies near the western tip of Japan's main island on the Sea of Japan side. Although sparsely populated it was once a center of trade with China, so it b
Kochi, on Shikoku Island, is quite rural. In fact, 85% of the prefecture is covered in forests. This lush, green area is perfect for adventurers and is famous f
Kagawa Prefecture is one of the four prefectures of Shikoku Island. It is currently the smallest prefecture in Japan, and is settled on the Seto Inland Sea next
Famous for its gorgeous mountains and luxurious onsens (hot springs) Gunma is a nature lover's delight. Maebashi City, home to many parks and flower gardens, is
Fukushima has been a place of scenic beauty and history for centuries, but since 2011 the world equates the name with the difficulties at the Fukushima nuclear