Yamagata is the prefecture in the Tohoku Region famous for Beef and Soba. Especially, Yamagata has its “Niku soba” the most popular. Why is it so popular? Let's find out.
You can hit the “top ten” tourist attractions in Tokyo in a condensed three-day itinerary, but beyond that there are millions of more low-key things to do in Tokyo. Here is the list of things to do for 2 weeks in Tokyo.
When talking about Japan, the topic of Japanese cuisines becomes a prominent topic that you cannot be ignored. Japan is very unique in its food. From the traditional to the modern, from the quick to the drawn-out, make sure to try these food when you are in Japan.
Are you about to have your first trip ever to Japan during Golden Week? Brace yourself and get ready for this upcoming madness by following the checklist.
Fruit picking is outdoors activities on the weekend loved by Japanese, enjoying different fruits of the season. Here is the list of fruit picking farms in Tokyo.
Located in the Tohoku region and has its border runs along Sea of Japan coast line, Yamagata is an ideal place for you to enjoy your winter break with various events, festivals and many more. Such as Zao Ski Resorts, Zao Onsen, Mogami River, Yamadera, Cherry Picking, etc.
Casual gourmet, or also known as B-kyu gurume, is low price yet tasty and casual foods in Japan. Here is the list of 8 menus you should try.
For a traveler who selected Japan, he or she must at least should be aware of few Japanese words. Japan is very different when compared to other countries where they use their native language Japanese for almost everything. Traveling in Japan can be confusing if you can’t read the signs or under...
Enjoyable memories and wonderful experiences by not only enjoy a delicious meal but also to sightseeing are essential for your trip in Ishikawa/ Kanazawa. With the list of recommended sightseeing spots below, why don’t you get out and about before you eat? 1. Kenrokuen Kenrokuen is one of the Ja...
New Year is one of the distinct occasion in Japanese culture that is very different from the western countries. Experience these rituals if you are in Japan.
What are the things that you definitely should not miss out on when visiting the beautiful capital city of Japan? Here is 10 must things to do!
Japan is a country filled with mountains. There are numerous hiking trails for biginners to professionals. Here is the list of 7 best hiking destinations.
Tokyo is a large city with a very well connected infrastructure, but getting around can be very difficult for the first time. Here are three tips you definitely should check out.
A basic 2 weeks trip that includes the big cities and day trips to their surroundings. Perfect for first time travelers to get a glimpse of Japan!
Are you planning your first trip to Japan and do not know where to begin? Here are some books, and video tips for you that will provide you with information on how to travel, what to do and what to expect in this great country. Books National Geographic Traveler: Japan This travel guide is a
If you are planning to travel around in Japan, do not miss out the opportunity to visit the countryside. Here are 4 reasons for visiting rural areas in Japan.
Tokyo has been a popular tourist destination with a buzzing day and nightlife providing attractions to all ages, but does it really worth visiting?
We all like to bring back a slice of holiday home and it is great to share our trip with our loved ones. Japan has a big gift-giving culture with for great souvenirs with big variety of styles and price ranges. The Japanese art of gifting is called omiyage, and it is an important tradition
Japan is a popular destination for Western travelers; this exotic country holds a unique experience for you! But there are certain things to be cautious about before you take off. Japan is more “Western” priced than “Asian” Especially if you are going backpacking or have visited other countries ...
Takoyaki is very popular Japanese local casual food (also called b-class food in Japanese) originally developed in the western part of Japan, especially Osaka. Find places to try Takoyaki in Tokyo!