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Narita-san Shinsho-ji: A Beautiful Temple and Park in Chiba With a Rich History

There are so many temples in Japan but only some are incredibly popular. One temple which is well-known in the Kanto region is Narita-san Shinsho-ji which includes a huge complex of buildings and grounds. It is a favorite site for different pilgrimages and excursions of citizens in the region. The Founding of the Temple  …

The 3 Tastiest Treats at Tokyo Disney Sea!

Aside from being touted by many as one of the world’s best amusement parks, Tokyo Disney Sea is also a haven for themed treats and snacks. Just like its sister, Tokyo Disneyland, snacks are abundant in Disney Sea and choosing which on to get can be quite daunting for a newbie visitor. Don’t fret! Here…

Take A Break From City Life and Visit Narita Dream Dairy Farm!

With all of the high-tech attractions and neon lights, large cities in Japan can be a bit overstimulating after a time. If this is the case, have no fear! There is plenty to see outside of the cities, and Narita Dream Dairy Farm (Narita Yumebokujo) is one great example. What to Do at the Farm…

Narita Layover Tour: Perfect Way to Utilize Your Transit and Get a Taste of Japan!

Layovers can be such a huge burden for travelers. For one, no passenger is usually willing to wait for long hours for a transit flight at an airport. However, Narita International Airport in Japan is determined to turn this unwelcomed burden into a memorable part of the trip. Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program For…

Extend Your New Year Celebration with Electrox at Makuhari Messe!

Electronic dance music or simply EDM has become a craze in the past few years especially in the United States. DJs creating mixes of a seamless selection of tracks from one to the next with people joining in the fun dancing with friends. Certainly enough the EDM craze has hit Japan as well. Actually, the…

Discover Sakura City: A Small Town Full of Surprises

Sometimes getting lost and arriving into a small town in the rural side of any prefecture in Japan is not necessarily something bad; having an adventurer’s spirit may be the key in turning an “unfortunate” event into a memorable day. That is what happened to me and my girlfriend when we got lost and arrived…

5 Tokyo Disneyland Rides Thrill-seekers Will Love!

Tokyo Disneyland is one of Japan’s must-see tourist attractions. But ever since DisneySea opened, some adults have opted to go there instead of the former because of its distinct atmosphere and attractions. Loyal DisneSea-goers should be sure to also check out Disneyland! And what better way to plan your trip, than to learn about the…

Escape from the City for a Day: Go to Mount Nokogiri

If you are looking to escape the more crowded tourist areas while you are in Japan, why not take a trip to Mount Nokogiri in Kyonan, located on the Boso peninsula south of Tokyo? The Station It’s a bit of a trek to get there, but it’s definitely worth it. When you get off the…

nine hours Narita Capsule Hotel: How to Sleep in Narita Airport

Perhaps there are times when you can not find a hotel, sometimes you have to leave scarily early in the morning and sometimes you’ve been traveling for 24 hours and you do not care what time it is; you just need some sleep! Having flown through Narita International both domestically and internationally I feel confident…

Delirious Naked Mud Festival in Yotsukaido, Chiba

Every February in a small town in a Chiba called Yotsukaido there is a great festival known as the Warabi Hadaka matsuri- also known as the naked festival. The festival is held to bring good luck and protection to the towns babies.   Author’s photo The festival starts with a procession of mostly naked men,…