First Time in Aichi
Aichi is great for first timers in that, while there are many traditionally Japanese experiences to be had like eating Miso-based food and visiting old shrines,
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Yamanaka-ko Community Plaza Kirara is a multipurpose complex but is possibly most famous for its boardwalk, which allows a prime position for photographing Moun
Kitayamazaki is part of the 200 km long Sanriku Fukko National Park as well as the 700 km long Michinoku Shiokaze Trail and a popular scenic spot on the Iwate c
Open air hot spring
The Fugaku Lava Cave or Wind Cave is a natural phenomenon and a fun activity at the foot of Mt. Fuji.
Gassan Meisuikan is a beer brewery, restaurant and souvenir shop located near the Gassan Mizusawa-onsen Hot Spring. The local beer "Gassan" is made with water f
Fumoto-ya is a souvenir shop/Japanese restaurant specialising in soba (a type of Japanese noodle), and is located at the entrance to the climb up to Risshaku-ji
This branch of one of Japan's most famous record store chains specializes in new and used vinyl, CDs, DVDs and books. Disk Union is open daily and popular with
My wife came home excited the other day. As is often the case, it was because she had discovered something new and unusual here in Japan. This time, however,
Kit Kat is a famous chocolate-covered wafer bar confection and it was introduced to Japan in 1973 when creator Rowntree’s made an agreement with Fujiya. In 2014
Upon returning home to Tokyo from a recent trip to Yahiko, a quiet village in Niigata Prefecture, I wrote a Japanese friend, recounting my travels. I told her o
A night walk in OsakaAfter a 30 minute train ride from Yamato Saidaiji station, I arrived in Osaka Namba.This place is very famous and there are so many people
My husband Mike wrote an article a little while back about 5 Men's fashion trends in Japan worth adopting. Whilst in part it was an ode to 3/4 shorts (which he
Food Stalls - Source: TrendyinTokyo wordpressTop 10 Japanese Street Food – The ultimate food guide Food is a very important aspect in the Japanese lifestyle.
The mere mention of Kamakura and Enoshima evokes images of ancient towns, temples and shrines, and the renowned beauty of the Shonan Coast. Every season the reg
Japan's most popular anime / manga series One Piece , many may recognise Luffy , that wears the straw hat ,well sorry to say but Luffy isn't my favourite but hi
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If you're a nature person, you’ll fall in love with Ibaraki, a scenic coastal prefecture northeast of Tokyo. With up to 15% of its land area dedicated to natura
In Akita, on the Sea of Japan coast in the northern Tohoku region, visitors can revel in Japan’s natural beauty. You can climb mountains, look over beautiful lakes, and visit coastal towns.
Saitama is often overshadowed by its more popular southern neighbor Tokyo, but for those who care to look closer, Saitama abounds with amazing experiences. Take
Okayama prefecture is situated along the Seto inland sea across from Shikoku. Just 15 minutes outside the capital city, visitors can enjoy the preserved old can
Fukuoka is located on the northern side of the island of Kyushu. It includes the two largest cities in the area, Fukuoka City, its capital, and Kitakyushu. The
Niigata prefecture has a long coastline facing the sea of Japan, because of this it was a critical port area during the Edo period in the 17th and 18th centurie
Toyama is a small prefecture on the coast of the Sea of Japan. It has mountainous borders inland with wonderful natural views, hiking trails, hot springs and ev
Aichi is the center of the Chubu region in Japan, and its capital is Nagoya. Nagoya is the fourth most populated urban area in Japan, and is home to a large aut
Iwate is the prefecture with the largest landmass in Japan. It is on the Pacific coast in the northern Tohoku region. The capital city Morioka is famous for its