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    6 Best Ski Resorts in Sapporo

    Sapporo is one of the best areas in Japan to enjoy skiing. Almost everyday in the season, fresh powder coats the slopes, making skiing and snowboarding easy and pleasant for every skill level and age. The area hosted the 1972 Winter Olympic Games for good reason and the snow in […]

     
     
  • 6-Day Hokkaido Itinerary Winter

    6-Day Hokkaido Itinerary Winter

    Hokkaido, the northernmost island of Japan is a popular winter destination in the world. This beautiful island has a lot to offer you (budget and luxury tourists and everyone in between). According to my experience, Hokkaido is a paradise for nature and adventure seekers as you will find many hiking […]

     
     
  • 10 Famous Buddha Statues in Japan

    10 Famous Buddha Statues in Japan

    Buddhism in Japan has a long and storied history. You can find some of the most spectacular and famous Buddha statues in Japan, often surrounded by incredible temples and breathtaking scenery. These Buddha statues are religious, cultural, and local touchstones. If you are in an area with one of Japan’s […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Chubu

    10 Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Chubu

    Autumn in Japan is the time for momigari, or red leaf hunting. The leaves of maples, gingko, and other species of tree change color as the temperature starts to drop, turning once green forests into riots of red and gold. The season comes with its own traditions, including maple leaf […]

     
     
  • 7 Best Places to see Autumn Leaves in Akita

    7 Best Places to see Autumn Leaves in Akita

    Autumn is a beautiful season to see the fall foliage all across Japan. Looking for autumn leaves in Northern Japan? Go to Akita Prefecture! The trees in the prefecture will be bursting with flaming shades of red and orange from Mid-October through Early-November. Every season in Japan has something special […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Things to Do in Sapporo in Autumn

    10 Best Things to Do in Sapporo in Autumn

    Autumn has arrived in Hokkaido! The days are getting shorter and the weather cooling off and a lot of things are going to happen from viewing momiji to eating out delicious foods in local restaurants. Eating ramen is a must-do thing whenever you visit Sapporo, and the capital city of […]

     
     
  • 8 Best Places to see Autumn Leaves in Fukushima

    8 Best Places to see Autumn Leaves in Fukushima

    Where to see the fall foliage in Fukushima Prefecture? Fall in the Tohoku region at its best in mid-October and there are lots of scenic spots in the area where travelers of all ages would like to return each year to see gorgeous autumn foliage. The prefecture is the 3rd […]

     
     
  • 8 Most Beautiful Lakes in Hokkaido

    8 Most Beautiful Lakes in Hokkaido

    The Hokkaido region of Japan is the northernmost region in the country. It is the second largest of Japan’s islands. It is a mountainous region, full of incredible sights, and less populated than the largest island to the South, Honshu. Numerous parks and other wilderness areas both protect these unique […]

     
     
  • 12 Best Places to See Autumn Leaves in Kyushu

    12 Best Places to See Autumn Leaves in Kyushu

    Kyushu is the third largest of the Japanese islands. It is a vibrant place both culturally and geologically, with the hopping startup hub city of Fukuoka and numerous hot springs both found here. When autumn rolls around, even the lush foliage of this craggy region gets in on the act, […]

     
     
  • 7-Day in Hokkaido Itinerary – September

    7-Day in Hokkaido Itinerary – September

    Hokkaido, with its earliest fall foliage spots, is one of the best places to visit in Japan in September (early autumn). Those leaf-peeping spots are located in Daisetsuzan National Park, where famous Hokkaido brown (grizzly) bears live in the wild. If you intend to enjoy nature and wildlife in Hokkaido, […]

     
     
 
 

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