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"Glamping" is a luxury camping style where comfortable and luxurious services are provided in a natural environment. Its popularity is spreading across the world, including Japan. Recently, a new camping facility called THE FARM CAMP 「Villa」 (ザファームキャンプ 「ヴィラ」) opened near Narita International Airport (成田国際空港), which is the perfect location...

Golden Week 2017 is almost here! It is the busiest holiday season in Japan which takes place from April 29 to May 5. It is a wonderful opportunity for people to take a break from work or go on a long vacation. During this time, several places are really...

Sapporo (札幌) is the major city on Hokkaido Island (北海道). It is paradise for those who like mountains, the ocean, and want to find time for themselves and get away from the stress of bigger cities. There are many small (やま) and medium (だけ) sized mountains around Sapporo City...

One of the most challenging things about living in a foreign country is adapting to a new climate if it varies greatly to that of your home country. As both the temperature and weather conditions in the UK are consistently middling, I had never experienced weather of any real...

Have you ever traveled to the beautiful prefecture of Aomori in Japan? If you haven't, you should try visiting a popular tourist destination called "Juniko" which is also known as the "Twelve Lakes." It is located in Fukaura town which stands as a collective term for 33 lakes and...

Hi, readers! This is the Japan Info staff. We wanted to say thank you for always reading our articles and we’ve got a way for you to enjoy them more! Out of all the posts that have been published over the last week (July 18th to 24th) on Japan Info and/or...

Have you ever heard of the term “glamping?” Apparently, it is a new trend that is taking the world by storm including Japan. The word “glamping” is basically a combination of the words glamorous and camping, so glamping is the term used for a glamorous camping trip. When glamping,...

Are you tired of living in the big city and do you feel like escaping from the urban world, away from the hustle and bustle of honking cars and the long commute? Then take a day off and head into the mountains where you can go hiking in the...

A long time ago, Japan faced a serious deforestation problem which could have almost turned the country into a wasteland. But over the years, it was able to manage to change unsustainable forestry into sustainable forestry, which even allotted 2/3 of the whole country for forestry alone. Japan has...

On a hillside a few miles outside of Kyoto there is a small campground situated next to a river. Utsukyo Park is a delightful spot for fishing, swimming, and nature walks through the forest. When my family visited this place last summer, we felt we experienced Japan at...

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