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What to Do If Mt. Hakone Erupts?

Hakone is by far one of the most important touristic destinations in Japan. Its close proximity to Tokyo makes it an ideal location for those living in the big metropolis, allowing locals to go there on weekends and even take 1-day trips just to enjoy the nature and the hot springs. Therefore, going to Hakone…

Would You Climb One of the Deadliest Mountains in Japan?

Mt. Tanigawa is not only one of Japan’s 100 Famous Mountains but also one of the deadliest. It is said that a total of 805 people have died on the mountain since 1930 which makes it worse than Mt. Fuji. Because of this, the mountain is not recommended for novice climbers. Some training groups have…

5 Ways to Avoid Dangerous Heat Stroke During Summer in Japan

Japanese summer are hot and humid. These years, they even got worse and can be surprisingly dangerous if unprepared. Learn about the origins and risks and how to prevent getting a heatstroke with these useful tips. Trigger Heat strokes are depending on three main things: environment, body condition and activity. The wrong environment in combination…

Several Warning Signs You Will See in Japan

Need to adjust foreign land Being in a Foreign Land involves big adjustment not only for food, shelter, transport system, but mainly for the way of living itself. Whatever reason you have for visiting Land of the rising Sun, You might as well take note some of the important warnings visible on the road, park,…