Abundant scenic overlooks, beautiful temples and shrines, fascinating history, intimate inns, banquets galore and group camaraderie make the Walk Japan tour of the Nakasendo Way connecting Tokyo and Kyoto an immersive, resplendent experience.
Japan is filled with history, culture and breath-taking nature. Here is a list of the top things to do in Japan.
Young couple turned old houses into BnC – Bed and Craft – inns in Inami, which is garnering popularity and acclaim in Japan.
There is only one way to view the most famous mountain in this Asian country—from the top.
With a new bullet train linking Tokyo with Japan’s northernmost island, skiing, natural hot springs and freshly caught seafood are a little closer.
Tradition runs deep in Kyoto, Japan — especially in this unique profession.
From sleeping in a capsule to having coffee with a cat, here’s what you can do in Tokyo.
A stop at a tiny sushi place in Japan turns into an unforgettable experience.
Catch a rare glimpse into Japan’s ancient sport of sumo from a ringside seat.
During my last trip to Japan I found this amazing ancient shrine in Kyoto and spent hours exploring it. I shot a video of my experience to share. Here’s what you should know before you go: Fushimi Inari Shrine in Kyoto When was the shrine built and why? No one know exactly when it was …
During my last trip to Japan I rented a bicycle and cycled 160 kilometers across six beautiful islands in two days, following the Shimanami Kaido cycling route. There were six islands connected by massive bridges with no special sights or interesting tourist spots. However, the ride itself was wonderful. Massive bridges allowed me to get from …
5 things I Learned During my 100km Walk Around Tokyo No Trash Cans The only available trash-bins are in the mini-marts. Trash cans disappeared from the streets of Tokyo right after the sarin gas subway attack in 1995 and they never reappeared. The lack of trash cans did not lead to people polluting the city …