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Tattoo? No Problem! Our Top 3 Picks of Unique Tattoo Friendly Onsens in Oita Japan ♨️

Sharing with you our top three unique tattoo friendly onsens in the onsen capital of Oita, Beppu city! ♨️

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3 Reasons Why Usa Shrine Draws Over 1.5 Million Yearly Visitors to Oita Japan

Looking to take in the architectural beauty of Japan? Then head to the sprawling grounds of Usa shrine, also known as the head shrine to more than 40,000 shrines across Japan.

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Article by Ian Rudd

5 Must Do Ninja Experiences in Iga Ueno

Enjoy a ninja experience like no other at the birthplace of the Iga ninja, the clan upon which most modern day ninja knowledge is based upon.

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Straight Out of a Ghibli Movie, Why Yunohira Onsen, a Tucked Away Onsen Town Is a Must Visit While in Oita Japan

Escape to an onsen town that's right out of the Ghibli movie, Spirited Away.

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Tattoo? No Problem! Our Top 3 Picks of Unique Tattoo Friendly Onsens in Oita Japan ♨️

Sharing with you our top three unique tattoo friendly onsens in the onsen capital of Oita, Beppu city! ♨️

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Article by Lauren Shannon

Tokyo Creative's Top Cherry Blossom Spots in Japan

Hanami (cherry blossom or sakura viewing) time is here at last! Japan celebrates cherry blossoms and the coming of spring with a passion unmatched around the globe.

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5 spots you must see in Monobegawa, Kochi Prefecture

Stray away from the hype of Tokyo and check out the hidden gems of the Kochi Prefecture.

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Tokyo Creative Influencers' Favorite Spots to Buy Omiyage

See the spots Emma, Paris and Shiori recommends you go to buy your souvenirs/omiyage while in Tokyo!

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Article by Margaret Iuchi

Maiko, Geiko, Geiki, Geisha and Oiran, Oh My! What’s the Difference Between Them?

In this article we give you a breakdown of the difference between a maiko, geiko, geiki, geisha and a oiran is and see AkiDearest dress up as an oiran!

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Part 21 : Japan's Paradise Was My Nightmare

Japan's Seto Inland Sea is the most beautiful place in the country. And the Shimanami Kaido cycle route across the chain of islands that span it, is the best way to experience it. Even if it's one brutal undertaking on par with Mount Fuji.

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Part 20 : I Tried Being Vegan in Japan for a Day

I attempted to be a vegan for a day. It wasn't an overly fun experience, but at least I got to do it in the town they call the "Venice of Japan". And so our 2,000km Journey Across Japan continues.

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Sight in Tokyo

Kuyuri

Kuyuri is an izakaya (Japanese style bar) specializing in smoked products, such as bacon, egg, tofu and more. It is located right across from the Komagome JR an

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Sight in Kyoto

Aquablu

One of the Westin Miyako's flagship restaurants, Aqua Blu operates buffet-style and a la carte cuisine.

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Sight in Hyogo

Steakland Kobe

This Kobe​ beef restaurant is located near the bustling Kobe-Sannomiya station and is the main shop of this chain restaurant. Steakland Kobe features a large me

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Sight in Mie

Murai Bankoen

A ninja themed cafe with a very special ambassador. Come to Murai Bankoen to sample their amazing green tea ice cream and meet Chacha, the ninja cat!

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Sight in Tokyo

The City Bakery (Hiro)

The City Bakery is a New York style coffee shop located right on Meiji-dori close to Hiro station with a second branch in the Shinagawa area and several others

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Sight in Tokyo

Nikugatou

Nikugatou is a yakiniku(cook it yourself type mixed grill) restaurant located near Ningyouchou station.

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Sight in Tokyo

Sushi Shin

Sushi Shin is a sophisticated sushi restaurant by chef Shintaro Suzuki. This restaurant's service is omakase (chef's reommendation).

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Sight in Gifu

Jionzen-ji Temple and Tetsuso-en Garden

Founded in the 16th century, this temple includes a Buddha statue in the main hall and four mausoleums, each dedicated to the past four feudal lords who once go

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Sight in Okinawa

Kokusai Dori Street

Literally meaning “International Road”, Kokusai Dori Street is also the street that never sleeps, with a host of bars, restaurants, cafes, hotels and souvenir s

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Sight in Kochi

Kochi Street Market

Selling everything and anything– from beautifully wielded Japanese knives to a garden array of flowers, Kochi Street Market is your one-stop shop for all the essentials! The biggest town gathering occurs every Sunday in the form of a street market, so get your wallets ready for some fabulous goods.

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Sight in Kagawa

Morikuni Sake Brewery (森國酒造)

Twirl your glass of some award-winning nihonshu– straight from the only brewery on Shodo-Island. Winning People's Choice of 2018, Morikuni Sake Brewery is at the top of its game!

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Sight in Kagawa

Morikuni Bakery

Just because this beautiful little bakery is tucked away from the general public, doesn't mean it's not guaranteed to give you a bang of flavor for your buck! Freshly baked every day, the Morikuni Bakery sells some of the crustiest bread loaves made with... sake?! Next time you're in town, we HIGHLY recommend you try some of the best sake-infuse sweet buns while sitting in their designer bakery.

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Article by Tokyo Creative

Straight Out of a Ghibli Movie, Why Yunohira Onsen, a Tucked Away Onsen Town Is a Must Visit While in Oita Japan

Escape to an onsen town that's right out of the Ghibli movie, Spirited Away.

Travel
Article by Tokyo Creative

3 Reasons Why Usa Shrine Draws Over 1.5 Million Yearly Visitors to Oita Japan

Looking to take in the architectural beauty of Japan? Then head to the sprawling grounds of Usa shrine, also known as the head shrine to more than 40,000 shrines across Japan.

Travel
Article by Tokyo Creative

Tattoo? No Problem! Our Top 3 Picks of Unique Tattoo Friendly Onsens in Oita Japan ♨️

Sharing with you our top three unique tattoo friendly onsens in the onsen capital of Oita, Beppu city! ♨️

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Article by Tokyo Creative

Tokyo Creative Influencers' Favorite Spots to Buy Omiyage

See the spots Emma, Paris and Shiori recommends you go to buy your souvenirs/omiyage while in Tokyo!

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Article by Margaret Iuchi

OUR FIRST OFFLINE EVENT! JOURNEY ACROSS JAPAN AFTERPARTY

Read what went down at our first ever offline event: Tokyo Creative x Abroad in Japan's Journey Across Japan afterparty

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Shimanto City: Your Escape to the Southern Islands of Japan

Interested in taking a break from the city? Well, this is your chance to live and travel like a true local to the town of Shimanto. Only a little bit south from Kochi Prefecture, Shimanto City is the escape from the city that you’ve been longing for!