Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Spots

Historic, scenic, the uniquely Japanese to the truly bizarre, these are the places to visit in Japan if you are looking for a memorable experience.

Matsushima Bay – Miyagi

Sakura in Saigyo Modoshi no Matsu Park and Matsushima Saigyo Hoshi, a renowned Japanese poet during the 12th century, expressed his love for cherry blossoms, as evidenced by his famous poem, "let me die under...

Festive Christmas Markets In and Around Tokyo

1 ~ 6 Get into the right mood for Christmas as you take in the decorations and have your fill of festive food and drinks as these spots in and around Tokyo are transformed into...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan Tokyo (7)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Tokyo 46 Okutama & Hikawa Ravine (奥多摩・氷川渓谷) in Nishitama - Okutama [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d25884.5544893568!2d139.09587748955408!3d35.81050524149712!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x6019371a20ef8e8f%3A0xc60106eb65ac0387!2z5aWl5aSa5pGp55S66Kaz5YWJ5qGI5YaF5omA!5e0!3m2!1sde!2sjp!4v1476866977865&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: Beginning of November Color Peak: Middle of November until the end of November Recommended Spots: Nippara Ravine,...

The Hakone Open-Air Museum

The Hakone Open-Air Museum opened in 1969 as the first open-air art museum in Japan, consisting of five exhibition halls. There are as wide as 70,000 square meters grounds of lush greenery and permanent...

Bird Watching in Yoyogi Park

Did you know there are a variety of birds you can spot in Shibuya? If you're interested in bird watching, we recommend you join this class! Information Date: Jan. 23 (Sat), 2016 Place: Bird Sanctuary, Yoyogi Park in Shibuya Participation...

Another 3hr trip – Asakusa

Situated in Asakusa, Sensoji is an attraction that paints a perfect picture of what the bustling streets of Tokyo’s old town area were like during the Edo Period. Chonin, a class of townsmen including...

Travel through the nostalgic ambience

Niigata Prefecture, Japan’s top producer of rice, is often characterized by stretches of terraced fields and rustic countryside scenery. Nevertheless, the old street of Niigata is also worth visiting for its amazingly nostalgic atmosphere...

Map of Top Winter Illumination Spots in Tokyo (7)

13 Venus Fort Christmas Projection Mapping “FROZEN VENUSFORT” This year’s projection mapping features the popular Disney movie “Frozen”. Creative company NAKED Inc. created a spectacular show which you can only enjoy at Venus Fort. Music...

Sakura Sightseeing In Kyoto (2)

See the Eternal City tinted in the delicate pink of Spring and sigh at the fleeting beauty of the sakura. Here are the top spots to for ohanami (cherry blossom viewing). 5) Maruyama Park The  12m ...
FujiQ

Escaping Everyday Routine: A Day Trip to Fuji-Q Highland

Founded in 1969, Fuji-Q Highland still remains one of the greatest destinations for adventure-seekers in Japan. The amusement park with an ambition to be the best entertainment spot in the world indeed serves as...