historicalsites

May 29, 2018

Iwakuni, an Alternative Travel Destination No ratings yet.

A seemingly scenic destination, the parks, castles, mountains, shrines, temples and other beautiful places in Iwakuni are worth exploring here...
May 18, 2018

A Sample Itinerary for a Day Trip to Kanagawa No ratings yet.

Want to travel out of Tokyo for a day trip? Check out how you can plan a trip to Kanagawa Prefecture and discover an unusual game amusement park, museums and a beautiful night view!
May 8, 2018

Visiting Hiroshima for the First Time No ratings yet.

Known as a world-famous historical site for WWII, Hiroshima is one of the up and coming destinations in Japan. Established back in 1589 by powerful Japanese warlord...
April 19, 2018

2 Days 1 Night Sample Itinerary for Kanazawa No ratings yet.

Kanazawa City is located in Ishikawa Prefecture, a place that many who are not familiar with Japan probably wouldn’t know. Although not a popular tourist destination...
April 13, 2018

Hop onto a Tram to discover historical Kyoto 5/5 (1)

In Kyoto Prefecture, buses are the major mode of transportation. Unknown to many travellers, there is also a third mode of public transportation here...
March 15, 2018

Away from Tokyo: 2 Days 1 Night at Kamakura and Enoshima 5/5 (1)

More tourists travelling to Japan are looking for an off-the-beaten-path type of travel, which fits the picture of travelling to less crowded destinations...
March 5, 2018

What you can do in Hakone for a short trip (Part 1) No ratings yet.

Hakone is a place famous for its natural hot springs and a magnificent view of the calm Lake Ashi. It is often a top destination among the Japanese in Tokyo to drop by here for a short trip...
February 19, 2018

Not your typical museum: Meiji Mura Museum No ratings yet.

In the Chubu region of Japan, there are many unique places worth exploring, depending on what type of experiences you are seeking...
February 14, 2018

A Visit to Sendai 3/11 Memorial Community Center No ratings yet.

When I visited the Tohoku region recently, I paid a meaningful visit to the 3/11 Memorial Community Center located in Sendai, a city that was...