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Try Delicious Freshly-Made Conveyor Belt Sushi at Nara’s Daiki Suisan

Nara is Japan’s oldest capital city, and while most people visit this site for its museums and historic sites, most visitors miss out sampling the foods that this place has to offer. Nara also offers B-gourmet sushi such as the conveyor belt sushi at Daiki Suisan that is almost at par to the quality of…

Eat the Fish you Catch at Zauo Restaurant!

Everyone wants their fish to be super fresh when they order it at a restaurant, but one restaurant in Japan has taken this to the extreme! Welcome to the world of ざうお (Zauo)! ざうお (Zauo) Zauo is a fishing restaurant that has locations all across Japan (including Tokyo and Osaka). The restaurants are designed to…

Arashiyama: for monkeys, bamboo and traditional fishing

If you’re looking for a great day out in Kyoto one of the best spots to go has to be the scenic Arashiyama. Just to the north-west of Kyoto city you can find a monkey park, bamboo forest, river cruises and traditional Ukai fishing all in one place! Hozugawa Kudari Author’s photo Arashiyama is easily…

Weirdest Japanese cafes that will surely amuse you, Tokyo

From weird, magical to luminous restaurants, Japan has it all. This country is home to numerous themed restaurants making it the perfect place to try something new! Zauo One of the coolest things we did in Japan was go to Zauo! It's a restaurant where you actually go fishing for your own fish! You choose…

Home-stay Program with Exciting Activities in Ishikawa

My last summer was awesome! Vividly I still remember the moment when I held back my tears as I bid goodbye to my two host families. One week with them was definitely too short, but the memories I have of them will definitely last forever. I could not thank Japan Tent enough for granting me…

Gifu: the Japanese Prefecture of Beautiful Villages and Culture

Today, Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, Yokohama, Fukuoka is really popular in Japan. But other countries not popular than those cities for foreigner. But there are many beautiful prefectures in Japan, Those mainly cities don’t have a nature and Especially Tokyo has a short history. jp.fotolia.com/ So if you want to touch good nature and also a…

Best Japanese restaurants for a good cultural shock

You might have been to a Japanese Izakaya. It’s a Japanese-style bar-restaurant and most of them let you learn about Japanese food, service and culture. There are tons of Izakayas all round and you might be wondering which one you’d better visit. So let me introduce some of the recommended Izakayas. 1. Tsukada Noujou You…