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Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto (フォーシーズンズホテル京都) has recently opened last fall 2016 in Japan's historic imperial capital with an 800-year old traditional garden. The hotel is located at the foot of Higashiyama Mountain (東山) which is surrounded by very significant landmarks. It is also conveniently located near Kyoto's tech industries,...

One of the great places to visit in Japan is the Ikuta Ryokuchi Park (生田緑地), a hidden gem in Kawasaki (川崎). It is not just your ordinary park as it is one of the best places to enjoy nature due to its abundant forestry. Check out this park and...

If you are looking for some places to go to in Hokkaido (北海道), the Hokkaido Garden Path (北海道ガーデン街道) may be the perfect place for you to visit! My family and I recently flew to Hokkaido and rented a car to drive along this road and I can definitely say...

Kairakuen in Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture ranks as one of the top three gardens in Japan along with Kenrokuen in Kanazawa and Korakuen in Okayama. Being the nearest to the Tokyo Metropolitan area as compared to its peers, Kairakuen is also the second largest city park in terms of...

After an indoor hydroponic garden in one of Pasona's buildings near Tokyo Station, now there is something new for those interested in having a miniature garden in their own home. Most of the time, living in Japan means adjusting to a smaller space to live in. Some places are...

Tokugawaen or Tokugawa Garden is a Japanese garden highlighted with a beautiful pond at the center. It is characterized by an amazing view clearly representing the style of major daimyo gardens of the Edo Period. It is a greenery paradise which people can enjoy in a place filled with...

In the rustic country town of Ino, just west of Kochi on Shikoku island, lies a hotel and onsen overlooking the Shimanto River. This quaint hotel is owned and run by a local family that lives in the area. Here you can experience paper making in a workshop out...

Are you looking for a romantic getaway in Ibaraki prefecture? Sometimes it can be difficult to decide which hotel to stay at, as there are so many options. How about the Mito Plaza Hotel? Let’s discover everything this hotel has to offer. jguide.net/ A Glowing History ikyu.com/ The Mito Plaza Hotel and the...

Ever find yourself waiting around at a train station with a couple of hours to kill, wishing that there was a local attraction nearby you could check out while waiting for your train? Well in Kumamoto, you're in luck. Just a ten or fifteen-minute walk away from the Kumamoto...

When you think of Tokyo, you imagine huge skyscrapers with tall buildings looking much more like a concrete jungle. However, that doesn't mean that you can't enjoy a luxury garden stay right in the heart of the city at Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo, a five-star hotel with a long history...

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