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Overview of Best Places to Visit in All 47 Prefectures of Japan

Japan is a surprisingly large country, stretching over 3.000 km in length. The island country consists of 47 prefectures with a wide range of (tourist) attractions and different features in terms of culture, history and nature. The locals of each prefecture, strongly identify with home prefecture and its culture, food and language. Each prefecture will be a unique experience and they all have their own beauty. Here is a long list of travel highlights of each prefecture of Japan, structured per region, that you should consider visiting.
Osaka

6 Reasons To Visit Osaka

Here's why you should include Osaka on your Japan itinerary. From amazing street food to endless cultural highlights, Osaka is a must-visit for anyone.
Itinerary in Japan

Three Day Itinerary for Kanazawa, Shirakawago and Takayama

Between Kyoto and Tokyo, there is a beautiful region with some amazing, unique historical highlights and rich nature. T...
History

History of Japan: Taisho Period (1912-1926)

Taisho period is a short period in Japanese history between 1912 to 1926. It was the years of democratic movements acro...
Food & Drinks

All You Need to Know about Ramen in Japan!

Here is a complete guide to everyone's favorite, Ramen in Japan! Introduction to the classic flavors to unique ones, and useful tips and phrases you can use at the ramen restaurant.
Experiences

How To Do The Shikoku 88 Temples Pilgrimage

Ohenro pilgrimage is an amazing circular route stretching 1,200km across the Shikoku region. Here we have listed how you can complete this spiritual journey yourself!
Chubu

8 Best Things To Do In Hida Takayama

Hida Takayama is a beautiful city full of historically important buildings in the northern Japan Alps of Gifu. Here are the best places that you shouldn't miss in the area!
Places to visit in Japan

12 Most Popular Tourist Attractions in Japan

There are many places which attract a number of tourists from all over the world. Sapporo, Shibuya, Nikko etc, here we listed up 12 most popular tourist attractions in Japan.
Kansai

Weekend Trip To Koyasan – Access, Hotspots & Hiking Trails

Koyasan, near Osaka, is one of the most sacred places in Japan and a popular pilgrimage site. In this article we'll go in to the perfect weekend trip!
Food & Drinks

What Should You Get From Japanese Convenience Store? 13 Snacks to Try

Sometimes, you would hear people enthusiastically talk about how good and fun the convenience stores, aka Konbini (the shortened word for a convenience store in Japanese), are when they come back from their Japan trip. In this article, we introduce 13 konbini snacks you should try in Japan to help you get a whole exciting konbini experience!
Tohoku

Best Places To Visit Along The Sanriku Coast

Find out which places to visit along the Sanriku Coast, a beautiful area in the eastern side of Japan, home to some scenic beaches, stunning rock formations and other natural wonders. In 2011, the region was suffered greatly from the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami, but now the area is largely open for tourists again.
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