Huis Ten Bosch

Don’t Miss This Annual Illumination Event at Huis Ten Bosch in Nagasaki, Japan!

Have you ever been or heard of Huis Ten Bosch (ハウステンボス)? This Dutch-style theme park got its name, which literally means “house in the woods,” from one of the three official residences of the Dutch royal family. It is the largest theme park in Japan featuring a wide variety of old Dutch-style buildings that house…

Feel Transported to the Netherlands at This Tulip Fair in Hokkaido This May!

You do not have to go all the way to the Netherlands just to see tulips when you can have it here in Japan, on the scenic island of Hokkaido (北海道). Hokkaido’s climate is well suited for tulips, lilacs, and many other attractive flowers. Nothing can spring emotions like a beautiful tulip flower which is…

Henn na Hotel: First Ever Robotic Hotel in the World!

Japan has always been at the forefront of technology, from cars, infrastructure and gadgets to cosmetics, you name it! If you’re an adventurous and innovative person who would like to stay in Japan and have a rather unique hotel experience. Then, this might be the right place for you! Henn na Hotel has just opened…

Henn na, the weirdest hotel in Japan?

Japan is known internationally of being a little eccentric. Many people have seen the myriads of mascots that fast food chains have, and watching Japanese adverts is popular outside of Japan. So when a hotel opens it’s doors and calls itself Henn na (Weird Hotel) it must be rather unusual! Henn na telegraph.co.uk/ Henn na…

5 Unique Places to Visit in Kyushu

Kyushu, the southern island of Japan has quite a few places to offer. Having lived in Kyushu for four years now, here is a collection of my top five choices. If you are visiting Kyushu anytime soon, these places are worth to check out! Here are my top 5 recommendations: 1. Huis Ten Bosch visit-nagasaki.com/…

Rose Festival in Huis Ten Bosch

Author’s photo Rose and festival – two completely different words but are both related to love, happiness, and celebration. Just imagine these two words being used together. It is an indisputably pleasurable experience of senses. The Location poohsuke.c.blog.so-net.ne.jp/ Author’s photo Huis Ten Bosch is a Dutch-inspired theme park in Nagasaki. It is a huge park…

The Dutch Village in Japan: Huis Ten Bosch

Huis Ten Bosch or HTB has been open to public since 1992, is located in Hario island, southern part of Sasebo. Location of HTB reflects the historical relationship between the Netherlands and Japan, which began in 1609 as a trading post was opened by the Dutch in Hirado, not far from Sasebo. Highly Recommended Huis…