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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 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...

20 things to do in Tokyo with kids

Japan isn’t just a land for adults to enjoy. Kids are more than welcome to explore this wondrous land and see all the child-friendly...

Japan Summer Travel Tips

Summer can be a very brutal time of the year to visit Japan. When summer starts settling in around June (though you can definitely...

10 Best Sushi Restaurants in Tokyo

It is undeniably true that Japan is the heaven for sushi lovers because it is the place of origin for sushi. If you’re travelling...