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  • 12 Best Places to See Autumn Leaves in Japan

    12 Best Places to See Autumn Leaves in Japan

    Wondering where to go this fall to see autumn leaves? It’s no secret that Japan boasts some of the most beautiful and iconic fall foliage spots in the world. The Japan autumn leaves forecast highlights when and where to catch the fall colors at peak across the country. So, don’t […]

     
     
  • Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route | Travel Guide

    Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route | Travel Guide

    Japan is a land of beautiful and mighty mountain peaks. While there are many ways to see these mountains at their best, the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route is one of the best and most famous. The Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, commonly called the “Roof of Japan“, runs 37 kilometers between […]

     
     
  • 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 […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Classic Japanese Video Games

    10 Best Classic Japanese Video Games

    Japan has made some of the most iconic and influential video games in the world. These games are cultural icons. Even the earliest and simplest of them were huge leaps in design innovation and captivated generations of gamers. Modern games can trace their descent back to these legends. Some have […]

     
     
  • What to do in Hokkaido in September

    What to do in Hokkaido in September

    Are you planning to visit Hokkaido in September this year? Is it a good time to visit the island? Hokkaido, the northernmost island of Japan is one of the best places to visit in Japan where you will be amazed to see flower fields and fall foliage in September. Probably […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Day Trips from Tokyo

    10 Best Day Trips from Tokyo

    Tokyo is a beautiful city full of hustle and bustle and amazing surprises including day trips on the outskirts of the city. Many of the best places on Honshu (Japan’s main island) like Mount Fuji, Lake Kawaguchiko, Fukuroda Falls, Nikko National Park, Lake Ashi, The Great Buddha of Kamakura and […]

     
     
  • 14-Day Hokkaido Winter Itinerary

    14-Day Hokkaido Winter Itinerary

    Planning a trip to Hokkaido during winter but not sure where to start? Read this 14-day itinerary to know the best places to visit in Hokkaido in winter. Traveling around Hokkaido for two weeks is worthwhile than visiting the island for a week. Always remember that the island has endless […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Places to Visit in Sapporo in Autumn

    10 Best Places to Visit in Sapporo in Autumn

    One of the beautiful things about Sapporo is the lovely weather it offers during the fall. Temperature here gradually decrease as a result it starts to get cold – not that much harsh as it is during the winter months though. It’s amazingly gorgeous to see that leaves start turning […]

     
     
  • Hitachi Seaside Park – Travel Guide

    Hitachi Seaside Park – Travel Guide

    Hitachi Seaside Park in Ibaraki prefecture is an excellent place to visit on your trip to Japan. It’s famous for its blue nemophila, and kochia. This is a spacious seaside park that offers something for everyone. Often people say it as a flower paradise. Why not?! About 4.5 million nemophila […]

     
     
  • 7 Original Castles in Japan that are worth Seeing

    7 Original Castles in Japan that are worth Seeing

    Much like Europe, Japan is a land littered with castles. The Japanese feudal period was full of lords and emperors who wanted to make their mark on the land. They did so by building great castles, many of which were used as fortresses. Now, of course, these castles are historical […]

     
     
 
 

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