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November 28, 2018

Japan’s Best Family-Friendly Ski Resorts No ratings yet.

Planning your year-end holiday? How about skiing your way to some of the best family-friendly ski resorts in Japan.
August 16, 2018

Hidden and Beautiful: Extraordinary Train Stations Worth Travelling For No ratings yet.

If you feel like discovering more about Japan by travelling off the beaten path, why not try visiting these unique train stations which the journey can be some experience on its own?
July 13, 2018

10 Attractions in Karuizawa, Japan’s Popular Summer Resort (Part 2) No ratings yet.

Karuizawa 軽井沢 is a highland town in the eastern part of Nagano Prefecture. For years, it has been a favourite destination among visitors.
July 11, 2018

10 Attractions in Karuizawa, Japan’s Popular Summer Resort (Part 1) No ratings yet.

Karuizawa 軽井沢 is located in the Kitasaku District of Nagano Prefecture, which is just over an hour away from Tokyo via the Shinkansen bullet train.
June 19, 2018

The Roof of Japan: Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route No ratings yet.

Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route is known as the “Roof of Japan” which is only opened to visitors from mid of April to near end of November.
June 13, 2018

Escaping the Summer Heat: 3 Mountain Destinations in Matsumoto No ratings yet.

The Japanese Alps are a series of mountain ranges that bisect the Japan mainland.
June 4, 2018

My Journey to Matsumoto (Part 2) No ratings yet.

Apart from visiting a shrine, a miso brewery and an art museum, this second part of the article explores about other things you could do in Matsumoto...
May 31, 2018

My Journey to Matsumoto (Part 1) No ratings yet.

Matsumoto 松本 is one of the cities in Nagano Prefecture, located about 2 hours away from Nagoya and it is famous for its Matsumotojo castle...
March 27, 2018

What to buy from the Chubu region? Here are 10 recommended souvenirs No ratings yet.

Travelling outside major cities in Japan is increasingly gaining popularity. What kind of souvenirs would you buy if you are travelling to Nagano, Ishikawa and Fukui?