near Fuji

Explore the Different Sides of Mount Fuji at the Fujisan World Heritage Center!

Whenever people talk about visiting Mount Fuji, there are a few standard approaches to go about it. If you are physically fit or the adventurous type, you would probably relish the experience of making the tough ascent during the summer months and experience its spiritual strength and visual beauty from the summit. For those who…

5 Most Interactive Zoos in Japan

For families with young kids, visiting Japan for temples, shrines and landscapes is never enough. Bring your kids to Japan’s many parks and zoos for your little ones to enjoy. Take note of these five most interactive zoos in Japan and why don’t you bring your kids to one of them for a more enjoyable…

Discover Fujinomiya, the surrounding of Mt. Fuji

Located in the center of Shizuoka Prefecture, Fujinomiya is known as one of the starting points in climbing the great Mount Fuji. In fact, it is the most popular starting point since it has the shortest access to Mount Fuji. But this city is more than just its famous climbing station, its slopes and plateaus…