Tours & Workshops

Unforgettable Early Morning Buddhist Temple Experience at Tsukiji Hongwanji

Step into the world of Buddhism and partake in an early morning temple experience at Tsukiji Hongwanji! Get an exclusive temple experience like no other and immerse yourself in the daily rituals of the Buddhist priests.

10 Symbols of Luck and Good Fortune in Japan

Learn about the many lucky symbols in Japan that will bring you good fortune when you visit!
Places to visit in Kyoto

Kiyomizu-dera: One of Kyoto’s Historic Temples

Have you ever been to the historic landmark that is Kiyomizu-dera in Kyoto? Learn more about this amazing iconic temple!
Places to visit in Japan

5 Beautiful Pagodas in Japan

Learn more about the history and features of pagoda and visit 5 of Japan's most stunning pagodas, including UNESCO World Heritage Sites

What is Japan Famous For? 20 Unique Things

Are you interested in Japan? This article gives a general idea of the attractions of Japan before you come. Check what you want in Japan in advance for your future trip!

Animal Statues at Temples & Shrines in Japan

At most shrines and and temples throughout Japan you will find some animal statues. In this article we explain the meaning behind these statues and provide you with some great places to visit!
Places to visit in Tokyo

The Secret of Sensoji: The Oldest Buddhist Temple in Tokyo!

Sensoji (浅草寺) is the symbolic temple which has over 1,300 years of history, which makes it the oldest Buddhist temple in the Tokyo area. Here we introduce the secret of Sensoji!
Places to visit in Kyoto

The Five Best Zen & Rock Gardens in Kyoto

Kyoto is home to some of the world's most beautiful zen and rock gardens. In this article we'll explain the concept of the zen and rock gardens and give our recommendations for the most beautiful gardens to visit in Kyoto!

An Overview of Shintoism and Buddhism in Japan – Differences and History

Shinto and Buddhism are the two main religions of Japan that peacefully coexist. In this article we will explain the differences between the two and how to recognize a shrine from a temple.
Places to visit in Kyoto

10 Best Places to Visit in Arashiyama, Kyoto

Here we introduce the best places to visit in Arashiyama. Arashiyama is a popular place to visit in Kyoto and famous for their bamboo forest and Togetsu bridge! This article includes how to get there and the must-visit places in Arashiyama!
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