Tag: Summer in Japan

 
  • 8-Day in Hokkaido Itinerary (August)

    8-Day in Hokkaido Itinerary (August)

    Looking for things to do in Hokkaido in August? There is plenty to do and see – flower viewing in Biei and Furano, road trip around Lake Toya, Tomamu’s unkai terrace, Sapporo underground shopping streets, sunflower field in Hokuryu town, fireworks watching at Toyako Onsen and so on. Is flower […]

     
     
  • What to do in Tokyo in Summer

    What to do in Tokyo in Summer

    A visit to Tokyo in the summer will be an extraordinary lifetime of achievement, despite the hot humid weather and rain. I always think that Tokyo is a fantastic city with a really good mix of things to do and see. Perhaps this is the most beautiful and popular city […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Summer Festivals in Japan

    10 Best Summer Festivals in Japan

    Summer festivals are very amazing things to experience in Japan. Many of them have ancient histories, closely tied to the history and spiritual significance of the location where they are held. These Japanese summer festivals are spectacular and fun to observe. They educate and entertain both visitors and locals alike. […]

     
     
  • 7 Days in Hokkaido Summer Itinerary (July/August)

    7 Days in Hokkaido Summer Itinerary (July/August)

    Want to see beautiful lavender fields in Furano, Hokkaido? The lavender season in Hokkaido, especially in Nakafurano area reaches its peak in mid July. If you plan on visiting Hokkaido in the summer, you might want to consider making a quick travel plan. Believe me, it is not late to […]

     
     
  • Kakigori: How to Make Kakigori at Home

    Kakigori: How to Make Kakigori at Home

    What makes a summer trip so special in Japan? Many of you may say about its incredible summer festivals or something else. Honestly I really don’t care what you think of it. But I would say the yummy summer foods, and one such delicious seasonal treat is called Kakigori. Obviously, […]

     
     
  • 3 Days in Tokyo Summer Itinerary

    3 Days in Tokyo Summer Itinerary

    Tokyo is one of the major tourist spots in Japan where you would like to come back over and over again to experience the seasonal attractions it offers throughout the year. Think of its beautiful cherry blossoms display in spring, and fall colors in autumn – how amazing it could […]

     
     
  • Four Seasons in Shirakawa-go | Travel Guide

    Four Seasons in Shirakawa-go | Travel Guide

    Shirakawa-go is one of Japan’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It is a traditional mountain village that changes its beauty throughout the year. When your mind is stuck with a simple question “what is the best time to visit Shirakawa-go?” then this post could reveal it, seriously! Just wait and see […]

     
     
  • Sendai Tanabata Matsuri 2019

    Sendai Tanabata Matsuri 2019

    Sendai Tanabata Matsuri is the most famous tanabata celebration in Japan which takes place in downtown Sendai, Miyagi prefecture. It is held every year on August 6th to 8th. Tohoku’s summer does not end without the celebration of the three great festivals of the Tohoku Region: Aomori Nebuta Matsuri, Akita […]

     
     
  • Awa Odori Festival 2019 | Visit Tokushima

    Awa Odori Festival 2019 | Visit Tokushima

    Awa Odori is a fabulous dance festival in Tokushima city that is a must see event, especially when you intend to visit Japan in the summer. This is one of the most popular summer festivals in Japan. Every year the festival is held from August 12 to 15. Are you […]

     
     
  • Akita Kanto Matsuri 2018 (Kanto Festival)

    Akita Kanto Matsuri 2018 (Kanto Festival)

    During the Akita Kanto Matsuri (pole lantern festival) in early August, Akita city becomes magically breathtaking. Why? Akita is an impressive place. Think about Kakunodate cherry blossom festival in spring and Yokote kamakura festival in winter. Both are highly impressive seasonal festivals. On the other hand, Akita’s summer festival – […]

     
     
 
 

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