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  • Gion Matsuri

    Gion Matsuri

    Often called the most famous festival in Japan, Gion Matsuri is the festival of Yasaka Shrine in Kyoto that occurs over the whole month of July. There are many different events during this festival, all of them unlike anything else you’ll find in the world. This festival is considered one […]

     
     
  • One Day in Kyoto Spring Itinerary

    One Day in Kyoto Spring Itinerary

    Kyoto is now in full bloom though petals have started to fall. Yet there are plenty of areas to see cherry blossom and viewing sakura petals falling down off the blooming trees is an unforgettable experience. Are you ready for it? These days the popular cherry blossom viewing (hanami) spots […]

     
     
  • 14-Day Japan Winter Itinerary – February

    14-Day Japan Winter Itinerary – February

    Planning a visit to Japan this winter might be a daunting task, especially if you are going there for the very first time in your life. There may be hundreds of reasons why one should go to Japan to celebrate his/her winter holiday season. This post here reveals only the […]

     
     
  • 13-Day Japan Itinerary – November

    13-Day Japan Itinerary – November

    When it comes to visiting somewhere else in Asia in November, Japan is hard to beat. Honshu, the largest island of Japan is where you will be traveling around at this time of year. This suggested itinerary is crafted with many interesting places and landmarks that are located across Osaka, […]

     
     
  • 10 Must See Temples in Kyoto | Travel Guide

    10 Must See Temples in Kyoto | Travel Guide

    Kyoto is one of Japan’s best holiday destinations. The area is scenic with a rich history and tradition. When it comes to explore beautiful temples in Japan, Kyoto is hard to beat. In fact, it’s famous for its fascinating Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines. While there are many modern sights […]

     
     
  • 3-Day Osaka Autumn Itinerary

    3-Day Osaka Autumn Itinerary

    The Kansai Region showcases some of Japan’s most popular destinations and iconic landmarks scattered throughout the cities like Kyoto, Nara, Wakayama and Osaka. When people think of spending few days in Kyoto for recreation, they obviously don’t bother heading towards Osaka as part of a day trip. Please note travelers […]

     
     
  • 4 Famous Places to See Autumn Leaves in Nara

    4 Famous Places to See Autumn Leaves in Nara

    Nara never disappoints. I am telling this based on my travel experience. Have you ever been to Nara before, especially during autumn? If you have not been there, this post reveals the places you should discover in the fall. There you can witness and discover some of Japan’s famous autumn […]

     
     
  • 7 Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Osaka

    7 Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Osaka

    Osaka – one of the coolest places to visit in Japan has so much to offer you year round. Here, the fall colors display in the autumn is as impressive as sakura (cherry blossoms) in the spring. The whole prefecture bursts with bright leaves between mid November and early December. […]

     
     
  • 12 Days in Japan Autumn Itinerary

    12 Days in Japan Autumn Itinerary

    What do you expect from a trip to Japan in the fall? Viewing vividly colored fall foliage is not the first and last thing you do here, instead there is a list of exciting activities you must experience. Before you figure it out anyway, I would like to ask you […]

     
     
  • 4-Day Kyoto Autumn Itinerary

    4-Day Kyoto Autumn Itinerary

    What’s so special about Kyoto? Why do people go there? Every attraction in Kyoto deserves a visit, and this suggested itinerary will reveal these questions. This travel plan has been dedicated to the travelers who are planning a trip to Kyoto this autumn. Coming to Kyoto in the fall is […]

     
     
 
 

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