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10 Things to do in Nihonbashi while in Vacation

10 Things to do in Nihonbashi while in Vacation

Nihonbashi literally means “Japan’s Bridge,” and has been the center of commerce since the Edo Period. Today, the city has been in constant redevelopment, and there have been many improvements that have paved the way for the city to be revitalized. If you happen to stroll in Nihonbashi casually ...

Answered 3 months ago

What Sights should I see if I go to Japan?

Toraneko Toraneko, Lived in Japan

That depends entirely on what season you are going to Japan, as well as your own interests.What interests you that you’d be going there? There are many aspects - arts, temples/shrines, castles, nature, hot springs, hiking, festivals, shopping, museums, gardens, folk crafts, pop culture, cuisine, ...

Answered 3 months ago

Do you need to book for cherry blossom viewing at Kiyomizu-dera Temple in Kyoto in April? If so, how? Can’t see how to book online and I’ve asked in the Facebook page but not had a response. Thanks, Alix

Toraneko Toraneko, Lived in Japan

There is nothing to book - you just go there.But Kiyomizudera is not the best place to see cherry blossoms in the area. There are far better places in Kyoto. The thing is, all are pretty popular, so you might see more people than petals.If you really want to see cherry blossoms, you really need t...

Answered 5 months ago

Where can I pat deers in Tokyo or not too far from it?

Toraneko Toraneko, Lived in Japan

There are only about 2 places, neither of which are close to Tokyo. One is in Nara Park. It has some of the best places to see in Japan. You can buy crackers to feed them, which they love. As for petting them, at best they'll tolerate it but not particularly like it.The other place is on Miyajima...

Answered 5 months ago

Is there a place near Tokyo or Kyoto where I could pet foxes?

Toraneko Toraneko, Lived in Japan

The only place I know in the whole country is the Zao Fox Village in Miyagi. There was another place I visited in Hokkaido about 30 years ago, but I don't even know if they are still there. Nevertheless, at the Zao Fox Village, you are not allowed to touch the foxes - they are not pets and they c...

Answered 5 months ago

What are the must visit places in Tokyo ?

Yukie Iwasaki Yukie Iwasaki, Living in Japan

Seesou-ji temple in Asakusa! Day time visit a lot of people in there. And u can some enjoy Japanese things shopping and enjoy buy eat some Japanese sweets in Naka-mise markets.But, Night time visit, not so much people Quite in there and right up temple it's feel like Romantic in there! ☆

Answered 5 months ago

I want to know which onsen around Tokyo best in winter

Goro Goro, Lived in Japan

If you don't have time to got far from Tokyo, why not to go to Hotel Emion Tokyo Bayhttps://www.hotel-emion.jp/english/Spa and Holte Maihama Eurasiahttp://www.my-spa.jp/ (sorry only in Japanese)It takes only 20mins from Tokyo station! And close to Tokyo Disney Land!

Answered 5 months ago

I want to know which onsen around Tokyo best in winter

Kana Asada Kana Asada, Living in Japan

My recommend is Kusatsu, Takaragawa, Kamimoku. ☆ Kusatsu access ① bus 4h from shinjuku in tokyo to kusatsu ◇ time table https://touch.navitime.co.jp/highwaybusDiagram/searchlist?lineId=00008966&companyId=00001031&direction=down ②train and bus, about 3h Ueno Station → (Appr...

Answered 6 months ago

Me and my family are planning to go to Japan in mid January. Mostly we'll be staying at Tokyo, other than Tokyo are there any side trips near Tokyo that you suggest ? (maybe smwhere that has ryokans/onsen)

Toraneko Toraneko, Lived in Japan

There is no shortage of places for day trips - Nikko, Hakone, the Fuji 5 Lakes area, Karuizawa, Kusatsu, Izu, Kamamura/Enoshima, Kawagoe, Takao, Okutama, Yokohama, the Ushiku Great Buddha, Nokogiriyama, Minakami, Showa Kinen Park, and more. There are regional rail passes you can get for nearly al...