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  • Best things to do in Furano | Visit Hokkaido

    Best things to do in Furano | Visit Hokkaido

    Furano is a small town in the center of Hokkaido. It is a beautiful city that sparkles all year round showing its awesome seasonal beauty. Can you imagine that, in summer, Furano becomes one of the top visited tourists spot in all over Japan? That’s quite interesting! There are number […]

     
     
  • How to Enjoy Hanami in Japan | Travel Guide 2019

    How to Enjoy Hanami in Japan | Travel Guide 2019

    Japan cherry blossom season delights all of us not just offering the stunning sakura blossoms but also hanami picnic party, exciting outdoor events, and variety of Japanese street foods to try from the food carts. As hanami is approaching to some of the major cities of Japan such as in Tokyo, […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Places to See Cherry Blossom in Kyoto

    10 Best Places to See Cherry Blossom in Kyoto

    Kyoto is a very beautiful place to visit, and live, especially in spring and autumn seasons. Hanami makes it a perfect destination to explore all the top recommended cherry blossoms viewing spots. The incredible landscapes here would amaze you with its unique seasonal beauty. If you ask me a question […]

     
     
  • Cherry Blossom (Sakura) and Hanami in Japan

    Cherry Blossom (Sakura) and Hanami in Japan

    Cherry blossom (sakura) and Hanami, both have a great impact on Japanese culture and traditions. Unlike ume matsuri so called plum blossom festival, hanami attracts many foreign travelers from all over the world. Locals here in Japan wait to see impressive view of Cherry blossoms in spring. When hanami rolls around, […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Places to View Plum Blossom in Japan

    10 Best Places to View Plum Blossom in Japan

    If you are planning to Japan in early spring to see beautiful plum blossom, then you should know the best ume spots that are scattered across Japan. I don’t miss visiting my favorite ume spots that I usually visit every year. Let me introduce my favorite plum blossom spots here, […]

     
     
  • Plum Blossom in Japan | Ume Matsuri 2020

    Plum Blossom in Japan | Ume Matsuri 2020

    Japanese plum (Ume) blossoms bring an important message for all of us that spring is coming very soon. It appears in late winter when snow starts melting. Significantly it has an important role in Japanese culture. Festivals are held throughout Japan during this blooming season. Plum blossom is the sign of ending […]

     
     
  • Lavender Season in Hokkaido 2020 | Visit Furano and Biei

    Lavender Season in Hokkaido 2020 | Visit Furano and Biei

    Hokkaido, the second largest island of Japan is very famous for its lavender season. Usually, this flowering season starts in late June in the summer. Unlike cherry blossom season that stays less than a week at a particular hanami spot, lavender season stays for more than a month from early […]

     
     
  • Sapporo Snow Festival (Yuki Matsuri) 2020

    Sapporo Snow Festival (Yuki Matsuri) 2020

    Sapporo Snow Festival (Sapporo Yuki Matsuri) is one of the most popular winter festivals in Japan. It’s the largest winter festival in the country as well with attracting approximately two million people visit this widely known winter festival every year. If you want to see beautiful ice sculptures in Hokkaido, […]

     
     
  • 7 Historic Samurai Districts in Japan

    7 Historic Samurai Districts in Japan

    Japan has many historical places that include old towns, castles, famous samurai districts and merchant districts. To tell you the truth, Japanese government has successfully preserved all these places especially the samurai districts. They represent Japan every now and then. Not every city in Japan has samurai districts but only […]

     
     
  • 17 Things You Must Know Before Climbing Mount Fuji

    17 Things You Must Know Before Climbing Mount Fuji

    If climbing Mount Fuji is in your Japan bucket list then there are certain things you must know. Mt. Fuji is an amazing mountain that could give you endless joy; on the other hand it may ruin your entire trip. Therefore, before climbing it I suggest you some important travel […]

     
     
 
 

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