festivals

January 11, 2019

Seijin no Hi: Big Day for the 20-Year-Olds No ratings yet.

Coming of Age is held every second Monday of January to celebrate young women entering adulthood.
December 27, 2018

Why Aomori Would Be A Fantastic Alternative To Sapporo? No ratings yet.

We provide you with the list of things you should do in Aomori Prefecture throughout the year according to the four seasons.
December 14, 2018

Exploring The Saga Prefecture, Just Next To Fukuoka No ratings yet.

If you haven't been to the Saga Prefecture, read this before you go. Get to know about their must-try foods, budget and luxurious hotels, and annual festivals to attend.
December 3, 2018

Only 30 Minutes from Tokyo! Travel Back in Time to This Old Town in Saitama No ratings yet.

Have you been to this part of Japan before? Known as "The Little Edo", Kawagoe has lots of historical places waiting for you to visit.
October 17, 2018

Autumn Gold: 6 Best Spots for Glorious Ginkgo Trees in Tokyo No ratings yet.

In Tokyo, ginkgo is a tree with special status - it is the official tree of the Japanese capital, and its fan-shaped leaf the city's symbol. 
October 11, 2018

Savour the Season: Top 6 Autumn Foods in Japan No ratings yet.

As the leaves start to change into a brilliant mix of red, orange and golden colours, it is also time to enjoy the bounty of harvest and a variety of limited time treats.
October 2, 2018

5 October Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss! No ratings yet.

From floating shrines to drums competition, locals and tourists need to see this other side of Japan. Here are our top picks for 5 October festivals you don’t want to miss!
August 15, 2018

What Else To Do Around Asakusa No ratings yet.

There are many other interesting things that you can do around Asakusa and this article will share some of the information for anyone wanting to explore further here.
July 24, 2018

Okinawa For First Time Visitors No ratings yet.

You may have heard of Okinawa Island in Japan, but not many people have visited this beautiful paradise island that is also known as the Hawaii of Japan.