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As the largest metropolitan area in the world, it goes without saying that the number of things to do in Tokyo are infinite. However long you stay in Japan you're sure to feel like there's not enough time to discover as much of the country's amazing capital as you'd...

Did you know that street dance is actually a famous dance genre in Japan? Apart from their traditional dances, the Japanese, especially the younger generation, are also huge fans of this dance that originated from African-American culture. Along with the popularity of street dance among the Japanese, there is...

Are you starting to feel the summer heat here in Japan? While we're still just a little while ahead of the official summer months, the heat here has gone a bit haywire and has started reaching midsummer temperatures all throughout the country! retrip.jp/ Many of us have our own preventative...

One of the things that japan has in abundance are cafes of all sorts ranging from regular cafes to owl, rabbit, and the already quite famous cat cafes. One type cafe is not so well-known but still quite popular: dog cafes. Because of the lack of space in many...

Running is a great sport and it has been gaining popularity in recent years to help modern people cope with things like lack of needed physical exercise and locomotor movements, as well as the rising number of unhealthy food and poor diet. There are many benefits in running such...

What do you think of when you hear about Harajuku? It may be a parade of vividly dressed "Harajuku girls" akin to the characters you might see from time to time in your weekly anime. Maybe it could be an image of the latest cutting edge fashions coming down...

My friends often ask me what my top destinations are in Tokyo and where I would recommend they visit, so I have thought about this often! Recently a friend only had 24 hours in Tokyo to take in all the sights and didn't want to spend their day travelling....

Author's photo A large percentage of the population in Japan's cities and towns live in apartments. Homes in Japan often feature yards and gardens much smaller in comparison to those of the West. Public parks serve as open spaces for people to gather and enjoy a natural setting...

Small Hokkaido in the heart of Tokyo youtube.com/ Have you ever been to Hokkaido? I haven’t been to Hokkaido yet, but to Hokkaido Festival? Yes I have gone there last year, when I was in Tokyo. This photo taken by me when I visited there last year. Author's photo So, what is the...

Harajuku in Tokyo is the one of a kind of fashion city in the world. There are so many tailor’s shops, second-hand clothing stores, vintage stores and boutiques that carry a wide selection of fashionable products from different brands. And also it is a concept of teenage cultures and...

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