Sights

Welcome to the Sights section, where you can find information on over 10,000 sights dotted across the entire nation of Japan. These are made up of cafes, museums, parks, attractions, landmarks and robot resturants (obviously), take a look at some of our favourites below!

Featured

Beauty
Sight in Tokyo

Miss Paris Jiyugaoka

Miss Paris features a full body foam massage on the front page of their website! You can choose different facial treatments such as aging care and acne scar treatment, face slimming, ect. Miss Paris also offers those coveted gold facials on that you see on tv, using 100% pure gold to brighten and revitalize your face.

Lifestyle
Sight in Tokyo

Ink Stand by Kakimori

Create your one of a kind ink to take home as a souvenir at Ink Stand located close to Asakusa. The color combinations are endless.

Food
Sight in Okinawa

Okashi Goten | Onna Branch

Okinawa is famous for their purple sweet potato tarts🍠, and if you visit you will likely see these little tarts in pretty little boxes adorning the storefronts of every shop you see. The special thing about this venue is that it is the only place in Okinawa that you can make your own tart👩🏻‍🍳!

Beauty
Sight in Tokyo

Socie GINZA

Socie not only operates spa clinics, but also hair salons, pressurized sports, bridal, as well as eye treatments. Before your treatment, they will ask you about your physical health and your mental health, which is a nice change from the usual consultation.

Travel
Sight in Tokyo

Oriental Bazaar

Located in the hip district of Omotesando, the Oriental Bazaar offers three floors of all things Japanese souvenirs. 😍

Beauty
Sight in Tokyo

Boudoir

Boudoir is a bilingual salon that offers facials, waxing, and mani-pedis. They have a very simple and understandable website that English speaking customers can really appreciate.

Lifestyle
Sight in Tokyo

G.C. Press GINZA

G.C. Press is a popular brand of high-end stationary found in many department stores across Japan. Their collections mainly reflect seasons and include envelopes and letter paper of all shapes and sizes. Their seals(stickers) are high quality and are usually 250 yen for 10 pieces. This shop is the brand's main branch and has a wider collection than the limited collection from department stores.

Today's inspiration

Travel
Sight in Ishikawa

Japan Kutani Kaburaki

Located in the samurai district of Nagamachi, this traditional ceramics shop specializes in Kutani ware (Japanese porcelain from Ishikawa Prefecture). Kutani po

Travel
Sight in Shimane

Shimane Winery

The area around Izumo Grand Shrine is famous for its “house grapes”, which produces the elegant and earthy Shimane Wine. The Shimane Winery was constructed in

Travel
Sight in Wakayama

Koyasan Ichinohashi Bridge

Directly translating to "first bridge", this bridge serves as the traditional entrance to Okuno-in Temple up on Mount Koya. It is about a 15 minute walk from th

Travel
Sight in Gifu

Otajuku Nakasendo Hall

This museum exhibits the history and cukture of Nakasendo Otajuku.

Travel
Sight in Tokyo

Orangé

Orangé is a chic dining bar located next to Tokyo Midtown.

Travel
Sight in Kyoto

Yoshida Jinja Shrine

Yoshida Shrine is spread out over a large area in Kyoto. There are a number of shrines within this green area to explore.

Travel
Sight in Tokyo

Cat Cafe Cateriam

Cateriam is a cat cafe in Shimokitazawa, Tokyo.

Travel
Sight in Tokyo

Queque Bar

This restobar serves authentic Spanish cuisine. Their menu includes a wide assortment of vino (wine) and tapas (appetizers). Specialties include Spanish comfort

Travel
Sight in Kanagawa

Osanbashi Hall

Osanbashi Hall International Passenger Terminal is a port to call for ships from all over the world and is commonly used as an event space.

Newest Sights

Travel
Sight in Oita

Kasuga Shrine

Watch how Shino priests meticulously prepare the beautiful Kasuga Shine in the morning before guests arrive. When visiting Oita, we highly recommend a visit to Kasuga Shrine in Oita City.

Food
Sight in Oita

Kuton

Offering a number of delicious meals including sashimi, yakitori and hot pot and a fantastic sake selection, Kuton is a great, affordable dinner option when visiting Oita's Nakatsu.

Travel
Sight in Oita

Nakatsu Castle

Built in 1587, Nakatsu Castle is one of Japan's three 'Mizujiro', or 'Castles on the Sea'. Visitors today can get a fantastic view of the surrounding area from the top of the castle and learn from a number or artifacts on display.

Travel
Sight in Oita

Kogane Sansou

Looking for the perfect place to relax on your trip to Oita? Look no further than Kogane Sansou, a ryokan which offers both public and private onsen bathing experiences.

Travel
Sight in Oita

Maple Yaba Railway Tunnel

Formally a railway tunnel of the old Yayaki network, this picturesque tunnel is now used by cyclists who are cycling along the Maple Yaba Cycling Road.

Travel
Sight in Oita

Hirata Post Town

Formerly the Hirata Train Station, this building is now a rest spot for cyclists along the Maple Yaba cycling road.

Travel
Sight in Oita

Yamakuni River Bridge

Previously a railway bridge on the old Yayaki network, the Yamakuni River Bridge was restored in 2014 and is now for cyclists and pedestrians only.

Food
Sight in Oita

Wakadori Karaage Kuri-chan

Located in the city of Nakatsu, which boasts the largest number of fried chicken restaurants in all of Japan! When in the area, you absolutely must try some Nakatsu fried chicken (karaage) and we can wholeheartedly recommend Wakadori Karaage Kuri-chan!

Food
Sight in Oita

Life Gallery Hana

Oita City's only vegan restaurant, Life Gallery Hana provides delicious macrobiotic meals that cater for all tastes. If you're visiting Oita City, we highly recommend trying their delicious vegan karaage (fried chicken).

Locations

Travel
Location

Osaka

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

Travel
Location

Shiga

Shiga prefecture is part of the quirky and friendly Kansai region. It includes the vast waters of Lake Biwa, the largest freshwater lake in Japan. The north sho

Travel
Location

Tottori

Tottori prefecture along the Sea of Japan coast is best known for its sand dunes (Tottori Sakyu) and Sand Sculpture Museum. The spiritual center of mountain wor

Travel
Location

Yamagata

Yamagata has been called 'hidden' Japan and is definitely not on the regular tourist routes. It is Japan's largest prefecture and you can find it along the Sea

Travel
Location

Nagasaki

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

Travel
Location

Niigata

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

Travel
Location

Ehime

Ehime is home to Dogo Onsen, one of Japan's oldest hot springs with a history going back almost 1,000 years. In the loosely auto-biographical novel **Botchan**,

Travel
Location

Chiba

Chiba Prefecture is just next door to the megalopolis of Tokyo, it's a special place with a long history. Chiba has abundant farm land, historic temples, tradit

Travel
Location

Kumamoto

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