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Asakusa is known for being one of the few areas of Tokyo which have retained a sense of a bygone era with the Sensoji Temple, Tokyo's oldest, attracting a daily influx of tourists. One way to escape the tourists but still enjoy the area is to head to Bar...

Known as one of the most famous onsen towns in Japan, Kusatsu in Gunma has a free-flowing hot spring which gushes out 32,300 liters of onsen water per day. The natural waters have been said to cure all ailments bar love sickness and Kusatsu has been ranked as the...

Myoujin no Yu, located in Oyata in East Tokyo, has a real traditional feel with wood omnipresent throughout the building. So if you are looking for a place in the city where you can have some rest and relaxation, this onsen might be perfect for you. myoujin-no-yu.com/ myoujin-no-yu.com/ Myoujin no Yu has...

Trophies line the back wall of 'Pizzeria e Trattoria Da ISA' whilst the other wall is filled with photos of famous Japanese celebrities such as Takeshi Kitano pictured with the chef responsible for the restaurant's award-winning reputation. Meanwhile, outside there is a row of wooden chairs that line the...

Rather than the traditional backdrop of a painted Mount Fuji, a large LED screen fills the back wall of Hisamatsuyu with abstract shapes made up of white lights and you know this is a different kind of sento. Whilst Fuji will always be a pleasant backdrop for relaxation, the...

Despite the plethora of restaurants, bars and izakayas sprawling across the Tokyo metropolis, there is a surprising lack of places to dine al fresco as the sunshine starts to pour in over the summer months. In Iidabashi, however, the Canal Cafe offers a large wooden decking area to spend...

As you enter Moti in Roppongi you know you're in good company with a picture of Janet Jackson and her mother (also mother of Michael Jackson as the caption duly informs, in case you didn't know) up on the wall amongst other celebrity guests who have eaten here. Passing...

Across Tokyo and Saitama, there are a plethora of super sentos offering a range of different baths, jacuzzis, saunas, steam rooms and other ways to relax away from the madness of the metropolis. One popular super sento favourite is ganbanyoku (stone sauna) and in Kita-Urawa, Saitama one bath house...

Throughout the month of June, running until the 26th of the month, the Short Shorts Film Festival takes place at various venues across Tokyo and Yokohama and the best thing is that entry to most events is free of charge. The Film Festival shortshorts.org/ The Short Shorts Film Festival has...

In Tokyo's concrete jungle you often have to go as far skyward as Tokyo Tower, Roppongi hills or Tokyo Skytree to get a decent view over the city but at 'Hacienda del cielo' in Daikanyama you can forego paying to go up a tower to appreciate the night view...

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