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Japan is a truly beautiful country. Across its various islands, one can experience nearly every type of climate. In the north, beautiful snow peaks and skiing. In the south, an island experience that rivals Hawaii or any of the other pacific islands. In the heart of Japan we have Tokyo; the Japanese megalopolis that has…

Snow Report for Japan’s Best Ski Resorts: 2015-2016 Season

Avid skiers and snowboarders may have been discouraged from taking their winter trips in Japan’s popular ski areas this season. The 2015-2016 season did not get off to a great start, as December 2015 looked to be the start of a record warm winter. The snow levels were not up to their usual heights and…

2 of the Best Rent-A-Car Companies in Japan and How to Rent from Them

Driving a car in Japan has never been so easy with many rental companies offering services at a lower price for your short travels. If you have a driver’s license that is valid in Japan, the best way to have a trip is to rent a car, pick it up and go for the ride.…

Take A Look At Some Of Japan’s Best Kept Secrets!

There are a few places in every country which although, sound very interesting, they do not get an influx of tourists but instead, are visited by adventure-seekers or deep travelers. When many people hear Japan, major cities like Tokyo or Kyoto typically spring to mind. Japan has a lot of lesser-known and unfamiliar places that…

The 3 Best Places to Visit in the Hokuriku Region

Hokuriku is a region located in the northwestern part of Honshu, Japan’s main island. It consists of four prefectures namely Fukui, Ishikawa, Niigata and Toyama. It is also known for having the highest volume of snowfall for inhabited places around the world. Don’t let the cold weather drive you away! You can enjoy going around…

The 6 Best Things to Do During Winter in Japan!

‘Tis the season to be jolly because winter has arrived in Japan! The season of magical snow and winter wonderland has come to The Land of The Rising Sun. I am pretty sure that every avid winter sports enthusiast right now is grinning from ear to ear now that the long wait is over! Little…

Thrills and Chills at 5 Amazing Amusement Parks in Japan!

Well, when you were reading the title you might have expected this article to mention Tokyo Disneyland, Tokyo Disney Sea and Universal studios Japan. They are indeed amazing but due to their popularity, they are always overcrowded and require a looooooooong time for every single queue. Ask anyone who has visited them, it is not…

Get a Taste of Life Inside a Japanese Home with a Nagomi Visit!

A Nagomi Visit is a very authentic, wonderful and exciting experience in Japan. It provides the concept of an immersion experience with a Japanese local household, where you get to dine with the whole family as if you are a part of the family. You can choose either lunch or dinner with a minimal fee.…