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Kyoto (京都) is arguably one of the best must-see places in Japan: a prefecture full of picturesque spots that preserve Japanese culture and history. But when, for whatever reason, you're stuck in Tokyo's (東京) busy streets and tall buildings, with so little time and resources (that shinkansen or plane...

Detective Conan (名探偵コナン) is one of Japan’s most famous anime and manga series, known in a lot of countries all around the world. On 15th April 2017, the new movie The Crimson Love Letter (名探偵コナン から紅の恋歌 - Japanese only) will be released in Japanese theaters. It is perfectly timed...

Hanami (flower viewing) has been a traditional custom in Japan for centuries and is mostly done from the end of March to the beginning of May, depending on the weather. If you are planning on doing hanami with your friends and family during spring, then make your way to...

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 (June 13-19) on Japan Info and/or on...

With various kinds of adaptations such as movies and stage shows being made in Japan, your favorite manga and anime can come to life. I'm sure many of you have heard of the live versions of manga and no doubt some of you also want to experience the live...

With shinkansen trains traveling a long distance from one point to another in different parts of Japan, there's no doubt these will take quite a lot of maintenance checks to ensure the utmost safety of its passengers. The shinkansen trains have something to carry these out! Most of us...

Have you ever watched a movie and wished in that moment that you could be there, in the beautiful, interesting, and even weird settings? Well, if you’re planning a trip to Japan, you can do just that if you follow this handy guide! 1. Memoirs of a Geisha - Kyoto wildheartwithasoftspot.wordpress.com/ Memoirs...

Out of all of the world's beaches, which are the most famous? Perhaps, depending on our own location, we might think immediately of the Caribbean, or Bali, Hawaii or Seychelles. Unless you happen to live in Japan, your mind might not immediately think of that country as a beach...

The sakura season is already upon us! In certain regions of Japan, the iconic flower has already begun to bloom, drawing visitors from all over the world. Likewise, our sakura-related articles here on Japan Info have received plenty of visitors as well! For those of you who want to...

Spring has finally arrived. Did you miss the opportunity to see the plum blossoms this year, just before spring's arrival? Have you thought about where to have your plum trees viewing in Japan for next year? If you haven't yet, then I suggest you head to Kansai region which...

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