Day Trip to Himeji Castle

If you love traditional Japanese architecture, then a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage site, Himeji Castle, has to be on your Japan itinerary. As Himeji Station is a stop…

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An Itinerary for a Kamakura Day Trip

Kamakura the former capital of Medieval Japan and looks every part the storybook setting that it sounds like. Incredible temples, lush forest, and immaculate pathways, it’s like stepping into a…

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A Visit to Naoshima Island

Naoshima is a small island in the Seto Inland Sea. While it is only home to home to 3100 year round residents, it has become a world-class attraction where contemporary…

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What you need to know before visiting Osaka Japan

Ultimate Guide To 23 Top Things To Do In Osaka Japan

 Overview: Read this guide to learn what 23 top things to do in Osaka Japan. This blog posts lists the best things to do in Osaka as well as tips…

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Visiting Tokyo in Japan

Tokyo in just 24 hours

Is it possible to see Tokyo in just 24 hours? Well I still haven’t made it to Japan yet, but Tokyo (Well – the entire country) is getting closer and…

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Mount Fuji as viewed from Hakone

When in Japan, make sure to visit Hakone (a wonderful town next to Mount Fuji)

 Overview: When you travel to Japan it’s easy to get swallowed by the bustling city of Tokyo, with its highly energetic and quirky culture. If you look beyond the flashy…

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