Sendai Daikannon - One of the world's top ten tallest statues
The city of Sendai is famous for being the gate to Tohoku and having been founded by Date Masamune. Bright lights, big city, shopping, night life, great food.
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Tucked in the rustic neighborhood of Asagaya, this old-school bar brings back customers to the time of Chicago blues. Here, customers can unwind with snacks and
Located close to Meijijingu-Mae Station, this department store houses fashion shops such as American Eagle Outfitters and The Shel'tter Tokyo. The complex featu
This is a hostel located within a 10 minute walk from Asakusa station(Metro Ginza line) and a 12 minute walk from Asakusa station(Toei Asakusa line), and within
Kyoto Tower is Kyoto's tallest building and a rare modern iconic landmark in the city.
Sanzen-in is a temple located in the rural area of Ohara.
The Chalet Suisse Mini is a cafe on the first floor with Swiss sweets, tea, Swiss cuisine such as fondue. On the second floor English, French, German and Italia
Small shrine near Nishi-Nippori
Ise Shima Skyline is a road in Ise with a scenic view of the sea.
A soba-specialty store among Yufuin’s backstreets serves some of the best homemade noodles in town. The chewiness of the noodles dipped into the duck soup broth makes for a ridiculously refreshing meal, perfect for both summer and winter!
If you have the want to travel outside of the city, and experience something truly cleansing for your soul, then head up to Yamadera.
The Kasai Rinkai Park is a very huge park in the heart of Edogawa-ku east of Tokyo. The park is just a few meters away from the JR Station “Kasai Rinkai Koen”.
Almost overnight a short clip of a Japanese man rapping a few simple words in English has become a viral sensation. After seeing many social media pages, celebr
The world's largest city has something to suit everyone. The gourmand, brand shopper, camera collector, history enthusiast, shoestring backpacker, retro gamers,
Hello! Project Shop - AkihabaraYou have probably reached this page either by chance or you must be a Hello! Project fan just like me. Either way I’d like to in
As a countryside person, large portions of my trips to Japan are spent moving between towns, on local trains cutting through rice fields and lonely houses. Ther
Photo Credit: Flickr user cactusbeetrootDay 1 After taking the Shinkansen from Tokyo to Nagoya, and taking the train from Nagoya to Takayama, take a 93-minute
1. Tongtian Pavilion It is said to be the symbol of the new world. In addition to the upstairs there is a special prospecting platform for the sight of Osaka, t
One thing that a lot of people seem to forget is that as big as Tokyo is and as many things that you can find to do and explore that will show you the magic and
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
Surrounded on all four sides by 3000+ meter tall mountains, Nagano prefecture is called the “Roof of Japan.” The 1998 Winter Olympics and Paralympics were hoste
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
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
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
Iwate is the prefecture with the largest landmass in Japan. It is on the Pacific coast in the northern Tohoku region. The capital city Morioka is famous for its
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
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
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
Fukuoka is located on the northern side of the island of Kyushu. It includes the two largest cities in the area, Fukuoka City, its capital, and Kitakyushu. The