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Too Adorable to Eat? Find These Animal-Themed Manju in Ueno!

When it comes to adorable treats that look way too good to eat, look nowhere else, Japan has it all for you! The delightful confectionery sold by Japanese sweets shop Namikoshiken make some of the most adorable animal-themed confections that are a must on your next visit to Tokyo! Namikoshiken (浪越軒) View this post on…

Love Aquariums? Then Check Out One of Japan’s Best: Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan

According to TripAdvisor, the Osaka Aquarium (known as Kaiyukan) is the 4th best aquarium in the country. One of the largest public aquariums in the world, Kaiyukan sees a huge number of tourists flocking to it every year to enjoy the aquatic experiences it has to offer. If you like visiting aquariums, you won’t fail…

Osaka Aquarium: A Complete Guide to the Mysteries of the Deep

As one of the largest public aquariums in the world as well as Osaka’s most popular date spot, Osaka Aquarium was even chosen as TripAdvisor’s No. 1 in Asia! With such accolades and so much to see (8 floors and 27 tanks in 16 main exhibits!), Osaka Aquarium is surely the best spot to go…

Spend A Day in Ikebukuro’s Attraction Mecca: Sunshine City

With a name like Sunshine City, you might expect a beach resort or tanning salon. The name is misleading, because what it actually is is a shopping and attraction center in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. One of the tallest buildings in Tokyo, not only the building itself but the surrounding area is full of things to do,…

Kagoshima Aquarium: Perfect Spot to Enjoy the Underwater World with your Kids!

It’s well known that the Japanese like a good dose of sea-creatures served up on their dinner plates every week, but in Japan, the love of fish extends far beyond the dining table. Across the country there are good quality aquariums where you can catch a glimpse of various types of sea life. While many…

Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium: A Magical Underwater World

Underwater World Have you been to Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium? Well, if you have not been yet or are thinking to bring your children somewhere fun and interesting in Sendai, then I would like to recommend Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium. This is a good place to go for a time of entertainment with your family as well…

Nihonbashi Art Aquarium: perfect escape during hot summer months!

The art aquarium (aka Eco Edo Nihonbashi Art Aquarium) has been thrilling audiences since opening its doors back in 2011. Perfectly situated in Nihonbashi an area steeped in Japanese tradition especially during the Edo /Meiji era. One can see this in its myriad of displays around the museum. There are more than 5000 goldfishes in…

Explore Osaka Bay Area: Universal Studios Japan, Aquarium and More!

What is the most pleasant area in Osaka? There are probably many. This city offers many things to see and eat in different areas: Umeda, Shinsaibashi, Dotonbori, America Mura and many more. Yes, this city is interesting for everyone who visits, especially young people. Besides the places in the city’s center, bay area of Osaka…

Welcome to Yokohama Sea Paradise, the biggest aqua park around!

Yokohama Sea Paradise is an amusement park consisting of 4 aqua resorts, rides, shopping malls, hotels and restaurants. It is located in Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama, Japan. Yokohama Sea Paradise is open daily from 8:30 am to 9:30 pm on weekdays, and 8:30 am to 10:30 pm on weekends. Author’s photo This park’s aquatic animals are more…

Aso Farmland, full on health-oriented complex in Kumamoto!

Aso Farm Land, a theme park located in Kumamoto Prefecture, could be your chance to experience fabulous vacations or a fantastic weekend complete package get-away. Opened in 1995, Aso Farm Land is mentioned (in japantimeline.jp) as one of the world’s largest Nature and Health theme parks. It was opened in 1995 bearing the theme “people,…