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    Tokyo Day Trip: Mt Fuji & Hakone

    Many visitors to Tokyo have their heart set on getting out of the city, especially to view nearby Mt. Fuji and onwards see more Japanese culture in cities like Hakone. While…


    A Quick Guide to Takayama

    As the major entrance point for exploring the Hida region, Takayama is a great city to base yourself in when visiting Japan, in search of unique heritage and lasting traditions. The…


    A Quick Guide to Kyoto

    Once the capital of Japan for more than a millennium, Kyoto is a city that is rich in history and ancient traditions, though first time visitors may be surprised at just…


    A Quick Guide to Osaka

    Lets talk about Osaka – Japan’s third largest city where one should stick to the right (instead of the left in Tokyo), one should be willing to try a variety of…


    A Quick Guide to Tokyo

    Home to more than 13 million people in the city itself, Tokyo is an incredibly fascinating city of skyscrapers, jumbo advertising boards, quirky characters, and intriguing cultural phenomenons. Tokyo isn’t nearly…