Traditional Japan

Seasonal Events

Micro-Seasons in Japan: Summer

Japan's ready to turn up the heat for summer! But before we dive into all things sizzling sunshine and refreshing treats, let's talk about a beautifully poetic way Japan appreciates the seasons: micro-seasons! Let's explore the six main micro-seasons of summer in Japan, from the light of the summer solstice to the beginning of autumn and beyond. 
Places to visit in Japan

10 Best Prefectures to see Japan’s Countryside

From snow-capped mountains and lush valleys to tranquil coastlines and cascading rice paddies, check out the 10 best prefectures to see the Japan countryside and take a trip off the beaten path. 
Seasonal Events

10 Events and Things to Do in Tokyo in May 2024

In May, the cold weather finally eases away and Tokyo welcomes the beautiful season of fresh greenery. When you visit at...
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10 Events and Things to Do in Japan in May 2024

May is a great time to enjoy Japan. Mild weather, plenty of festivals, lively atmopshere, a sense of renewal, and Japans longest holiday season! Read along to find out what to do!

10 Best Nintendo Things to do in Japan

Nintendo enthusiasts, Rejoice! Is Nintendo a big reason if not THE reason you're visiting Japan? Well, you had better make sure you're familiar with all these great Nintendo things to do in Japan!
Places to visit in Japan

10 Best Things to Do in Matsumoto of Nagano

As Nagano prefecture's second biggest city, discover the 10 best things to do in Matsumoto of Nagano!
Places to visit in Japan

10 Best Islands in Japan to visit

While its easy to see that Japan is an island nation due to the mainland making up 4 large islands, but what about the remaining 14000? Check out Japans best islands!

10 Best UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kyoto

Kyoto is essentially the best place to hit if what you want is pure immersion in authenticity. Step back in time and admire the history of Japan as it coalesces with the present at Kyoto's best UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Food & Drinks

10 Must Try Desserts in Japan

Wondering what the best Japanese desserts? These traditional sweets will definitely satisfy your cravings for sugar and traditional food!
Itinerary in Japan

10 Events and Things to Do in Japan in April 2024

No matter what time of year, Japan boasts an impossibly wide variety of things to do. Spring may be the most packed time of the year, so its time to study up and know the best things you can do in April!
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