Traditional Japan

Places to visit in Tokyo

10 Best things to do in Shibamata

Looking for an excape from the bustle of the city without really leaving the city? Explore the authentic, hidden gem of Shibamata!
Seasonal Events

10 Events and Things to Do in Japan in February 2024

Japan in February has a lot to offer. Here is a list of the most anticipated things to do in February 2024.

What is a Hanamachi? Where to see Geisha in Japan

Geisha are symbolic of Japan, it would be more surprising if you haven't heard of them! But Hanamachi on the other hand may be lesser known. Time to learn about where geisha reside!
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What is Wasei Eigo? 10 Interesting Phrases in Japanese

We summed up 10 of the most used Wasei Eigo sentences in Japan; g good chance to learn some commonly used Japanese everyday phrases.

What is Washi? Traditional Japanese Paper

Ever heard of Japanese Paper? Learn all about "Washi" and its intricate production, long history, and unique qualities!
Places to visit in Kyoto

10 Best Things To Do in Uji: Kyoto’s Matcha Town

Uji packs a punch with shrines, temples, and a legacy that stretches back to the 10th century. And, of course, let's not forget the incredible Uji tea! Let's venture 20 minutes outside of Kyoto City and uncover the 10 best things to do in Kyoto's matcha town.

10 Best Souvenirs from Kyoto

Kyoto is full of traditional elements and destinations that are the epitome of Japans deep heritage, so why not take a bit of it back with you?

8 Best Capsule Hotels in Kyoto

Capsule hotels arent for everybody, but everybody should try them at least once! Get that futuristic experience in the historic and traditional land of Kyoto!

Best Kimono Rental Shops in Kamakura

Kamakura, a favorite day trip destination for many Tokyoites. Among traditional themes, shopping, and even beaches, its a great place to sport a Kimono and make some memories!

5 Best Kimono Rental Shops in Kanazawa

Ready to venture through this historic, charming area of Kanazawa? Enjoy "Little Kyoto" in an authentic Kimono from one of these 5 incredible shops!
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