Mt. Fuji

Interested in “Onsen”? Here are Some Top Hot Spring Accommodations in Japan!

Bathing in an onsen, or hot spring, is a very traditional Japanese pastime. It was not purely about washing yourself but enabled social interaction and even health benefits. Many tourists wish to experience onsen for themselves, and that is highly recommended. Why not hit two birds with one stone by staying in a hotel that…

5 Hotels Where You Can See Mt. Fuji From Your Room Window!

Mt. Fuji is always an attractive place to visit. Besides being the highest mountain in Japan, Mt. Fuji is also considered to be one of the most sacred mountains and one the most iconic things about Japan. Yes, Mt. Fuji is well known by people from all around the world. If you want to go…

Suspended between the Sky and Mt. Fuji!

I have never personally been in Hotel Kaneyamaen, but my parents decided to take a trip to Hotel Kaneyamaen near Yamanaka-ko and they were spamming my messages with beautiful photos and information about the hotel so I thought it might be a great place to introduce to people who are looking for a place to…

The 8 Exhilarating Attractions of FUJI-Q Highland

If you ever visit Japan and you have a love for thrilling rides, you should definitely spend a day at Fuji-Q Highland. Fuji-Q Highland is at the foot of Mount Fuji and is one of Japan’s most popular theme parks. Fuji-Q Highland is the home of some Guinness World Record breaking roller coasters. yamanashi-kankou.jp/ 1.…

Toki no Sumika Gotemba Resort: “A Tunnel of Light to Mt Fuji!”

If you’re looking for a place to stay near Mount Fuji, Toki No Sumika is the perfect place! I stayed here once with my parents and my grandmother for Christmas and we had a wonderful time. The hotel room was wonderful and the view of Mount Fuji was great as well. The night time illuminations…

Near Mt Fuji! The Kawaguchiko Music Forest

The Mount Fuji and Mount Fuji lakes area have a lot to offer in terms of sightseeing. The Kawaguchiko Music Forest is a small theme park and museum that is devoted to automatic musical instruments. History Hall In the History Hall, not only there are various musical automatons but there is also a large hall…

Mount Fuji up close!

We are all familiar with the beautiful photos of Mount Fuji from a distance, or even photos of the sunrise from Mount Fuji, however, you don’t often see pictures of the mountain itself. Being on Mount Fuji, whether you are hiking or have driven up, is spectacular. The rich variety of plants and climates on…

The Most Scenic Spots Around Mount Fuji

Mount Fuji is the highest mountain in Japan. Many people who visit Tokyo, like to take their time to go to mount Fuji. There are many tour packages that provide a tour to mount Fuji too. When you are going to mount Fuji, normally you will also visit some scenic areas and spend some time…

3 Ideas for One-Day Trip from Tokyo

If you have one day holiday in Tokyo and you want to visit some other places, where can you go? This article was inspired by one of my friends who wanted to visit Tokyo and was confused as to which of these 3 places to choose. Yes! There are a few options when it comes…

Japan for thrill seekers: Fuji-Q Highland

If Tokyo Disneyland or Universal Studios Japan is too tame and boring for your tastes, just 1.5h away from Tokyo is the cure for your thrill-seeking addiction: Fuji-Q Highland. Named after the mountain that sits in the backdrop of the theme park on a clear day, Fuji-Q is well known amongst adrenaline junkies for its…