Daisetsuzan National Park: Lake Shikaribetsu
Most of Daisetsuzan National park is located in northern Hokkaido but a sliver of it resides in eastern Hokkaido. That sliver is Lake Shikaribetsu. It is locate
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El Puente is a Spanish restaurant/bar and concert space in Yokohama.
Kinkaku-ji is a Zen temple in northern Kyoto where the top two floors are completely covered in gold leaf.
Okusayama Observatory has a great view of Lake Hamanako as well as the ocean.
This castle was built in 1608 by Terazawa Hirotaka, of the Karatsu Domain and the present castle keep tower was built in 1966 to represent the original. Famous
Mount Akagi, mostly called Akagi-yama and sometimes Akagi-san, is one of the most famous spots in Gunma prefecture.
Used bookstore Bohemian's Guild also features paintings, sketches and other artworks for purchase.
Intersect by Lexus is a multipurpose complex produced by luxury carmaker Lexus. It includes a cafe, shop and a car exhibition room. The interior of the facility
Madarao Kogen Ski Resort is located in the mountainous prefecture of Nagano. The resort is famous for its excellent powder snow.
Yanaka Cemetary is Tokyo's largest, and very picturesque, cemetery. The place is famous for the beautiful cherry blossoms in the spring.
Scents + Digital Art?TeamLab’s newest creation will teleport you right into a flower field of the Provence — Photo courtesy of teamLabWho knew digital art had a
When you think of concerts, what do you think of? Could it be: crowds, waiting in line for hours, singing and dancing in sync, that guy the keeps bumping into y
Odigo focuses on the less travelled path and the hidden gems that will make your journey in Japan memorable. Located in an old tearoom down one of the many back
BY PLANEFly in directly from major cities such as Tokyo Haneda or Narita, Osaka Itami or Kansai International or Chubu International, to cite a few, to the Aso-
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7 Days in Tokyo 1 Flight $1,5002 Accommodation $350 3 Transportation $2504 Food $2505 Exploration $150Total $2,500 Budgeting helps estimate the cost of travelin
One thing I love about Japan is that they seem to like ranking attractions of the country as the ‘Top’ this or that. Whether it be gardens, castles or rice fiel
Giving you a rare access behind the scenes look into the latest interview shoot with none other than blogger, Instagrammer, Elsa, aka, BunnyTokyo and with Tokyo Talk.
Here is the Naritasan Kongō-ō-in Shinshoji which is the official name of the Naritasan-Temple. This was located right outside our lovely little Ryokan Which wa
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
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 boasts a good number of important historic sites, including Matsue Castle.
If you're a nature person, you’ll fall in love with Ibaraki, a scenic coastal prefecture northeast of Tokyo. With up to 15% of its land area dedicated to natura
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
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
Miyazaki prefecture is on the southeastern side of Kyushu and is known for its majestic mountains and rugged coastal scenery. Surfing has grown in popularity he
With a nationally famous baseball team, two coasts on two different seas, and a high-class type of beef named after its capital, Hyogo is a prefecture of many t
Yamanashi, about 1½ hours from Tokyo, is surrounded by high mountains and is covered by huge beautiful forests, including Mount Fuji and the 5 lakes area. Visit
Oita is sometimes called the “Nara of the West”. It is located in the northeast of Kyushu and is best known for the city of Beppu which has more onsen (hot spri