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A Guide to Valentine’s Day in Japan

When you think of Valentine’s Day, the image of a man buying expensive chocolates, jewelry, flowers, cards, stuffed animals, other assorted gifts for the...

Discover Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto’s Golden Pavilion

Nestled snuggly between Daitokuji Temple, Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, and Ryoanji Temple is Kinkakuji Temple, one of the most popular buildings found in Japan. Namely...

Top 10 Free Museums in Tokyo

Tokyo has many world class museums but what many people don’t know is that many of them are completely for free! Many museums that...

What is the difference between a Shrine and a Temple in Japan?

It’s hard to keep all the facts straight when you’re a visitor in a foreign land. Many people who come to Japan to see...

Wedding Traditions in Japan – How Japanese People Get Married

Wedding Traditions in Japan - In most countries, weddings and marriage are huge, life-changing events that are to be taken very seriously. In many...

Welcome to Aokigahara – The Scary Haunted Forest in Japan

The Haunted Forest in Japan - Take a step into Aokigahara Forest and you will be in shadow. The shadow of Mount Fuji and...

Cherry Blossom Festival Japan – The Ultimate Guide (ebook)

Cherry Blossom Festival Japan - There’s a special time each year in Japan where people get together to do something that many wouldn’t think...

Kawaii Fashion – The Clothing Style Born in Harajuku, Tokyo

Once known for their fearless samurai and graceful geishas, Japanese culture has taken a very jarring turn. Japan is now synonymous with something entirely...

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10 best beaches near Tokyo - Though Tokyo may be best known as the land of anime, neon lights, strange oddities, and a cultural...

8 Best Free Views of Tokyo

Best Free Views Tokyo. It is undeniably true that there are many famous spots that provide a spectacular view of the Tokyo City. However,...

Best 9 Animal Cafes in Tokyo

Animal cafe is a norm in Japan as a lot of Japanese are not allowed to bring or adopt pets in their apartments per...

10 Tips for Train Etiquette in Japan

Train etiquette in Japan - One of the most interesting experiences travelers can have while visiting Japan is taking a ride on the extensive...