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November 22, 2018

Escape from Big Cities to Lake Biwa, Japan’s Mother Lake No ratings yet.

Taking up 1/6 of the area of the prefecture, this largest lake in Japan is named "biwa" because of the resemblance of its shape to the traditional Japanese music instrument.
November 12, 2018

Exploring the Tottori Prefecture in Japan No ratings yet.

For those wanting something out of the ordinary or something different, here is a destination that has caught some attention over the last few years in Japan.
August 8, 2018

Yoyogi Park in Harajuku No ratings yet.

This place is known as Yoyogi Park, where a confluence of cultures, lifestyle and tourism get mixed up to offer one of Japans most unique and quirky parks.
July 26, 2018

Awaji-shima: An Island for Flowers, Tadao Ando and Japan’s Creation Myth No ratings yet.

Lies at the eastern end of the Seto Inland Sea, it is connected to the city of Kobe by the spectacular Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, and to the city of Naruto via the Onaruto Bridge.
July 18, 2018

Mameda-Machi – Kyushu’s Little Kyoto No ratings yet.

Did you know there are many other Little Kyoto’s found all over Japan? One of them stands out and is known as Mameda-Machi, located in Kyushu Island.
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.
June 21, 2018

Exploring Kumamoto Prefecture in Kyushu No ratings yet.

Located on the western part of Kyushu Island is the prefecture of Kumamoto, which is a well known mountain hot spring resort area.
June 5, 2018

5 Best Things To Do in Okayama City No ratings yet.

Okayama is a prefecture not heavily promoted for tourism, but nevertheless, there are some attractions here you could visit if you ever drop by...
June 1, 2018

Sample Itinerary for JR West Pass No ratings yet.

Have you considered Okayama, Hiroshima and Yamaguchi prefectures as travel destinations? Located just above the Shikoku region, check out what these prefecture has to offer...