Ise Shima's Ama Divers
You may recognize Mie Prefecture as the home of Ise Jingu, Japan’s main Shinto shrine. But this year, the Ise Shima area is taking center stage and hosting the
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Found in the "Small Kyoto" town of Takehara, this historical museum invites visitors to learn about the history of the town. A rare western-style building in th
Ayame Poppo is a shop specializing in "Poppo Yaki", which is a local baked dessert.
Noritake Garden is owned by the Japanese porcelain company, Noritake. It houses a museum, a park, a bone china factory and a restaurant.
Located inside a private park called Amenity Esaka, is this museum dedicated to rare sculptures.
This ramen and noodle chain is famous for its tantanmen, or spicy ramen with a meat sauce. The ramen is reasonably priced, with most meals falling under ¥1,000.
This animal cafe's name is Japanese for "Cat's Paws". They feature around 15 resident cats for visitors to play with, pet and feed. Neko No Te provides lots of
the attractions of this restaurant are its excellent ingredients (prime Kobe beef, top-quality Kagoshima pork, and seafood from the Osaka Central Wholesale Mark
Hotel in Chiba, Narita. Only 5 minutes away from Keisei Narita Station and a 10 minute train journey to Narita International Airport.
This cafe can be found in the Akihabara area and is reservation only. Visitors can meet Mr. Yamashita, Chestnut, King Crimson, Kuppi, Spring Onion, Charles Xavi
Going to be in Japan over the Easter break, and wondering how to celebrate the occasion in a country that doesn't participate in the religious meaning behind th
Omikuji are fortunes that you can buy at Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples in Japan. They are written on white strips of paper and the fortune on them can ran
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While Japan's famous network of trains are every bit as convenient as you imagine, there are some amazing places here that are just easier to get to with a car.
Ibaraki prefecture is one of the neighboring prefectures east of Tokyo and belongs to the Kanto area. The prefecture borders Chiba and Saitama Prefectures in t
Train transport in Japan is known for being efficient, on time, clean - and in the case of shinkansens, super speedy. Here are a few quick observations I made f
Kagawa, and the prefectures of Shikoku Island, are notorious for being harder to travel to by car and train, due to the limited routes to take. However, it stil
Hike it Baby- sounds fun already doesn't it! It's a community for people who love being outdoors and would like to bring their kids from birth to school age alo
During a trip in Japan, you want to ask directions or get help for getting on a bus, taxi or train especially when you are lost. It is very challenge to ask for
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.
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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
Nagasaki is in the southwest of Japan on the island of Kyushu and includes several islands between Kyushu and South Korea. Mountains on one side and the sea on
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
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
Kumamoto is in the center of Kyushu Island, and Mount Aso is the beloved heart of this beautiful prefecture. Aso-Kuju, Unzen-Amakusa National Parks, Mount Yabah
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
Aichi is the center of the Chubu region in Japan, and its capital is Nagoya. Nagoya is the fourth most populated urban area in Japan, and is home to a large aut
Fukui is a small prefecture on the coast of the Sea of Japan. When you explore this beautiful area you can see gorgeous rocky coastlines and beaches, taste fres
Aomori prefecture is surrounded by the sea and boasts amazing natural beauty and opportunity for outdoor adventures. It is the home of Lake Towada, the Hakkoda