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Enjoy the Amazing Mountainous Scenery and Festivals in Kamikochi Valley

Japan is a mountainous country therefore it seems like hiking is a must-do when you arrive here. Hiking is very good for your health, as a challenge, just for fun, but also to be as close as possible to the nature. Hence, to experience hard effort and to admire the beauty of Japanese nature we…

Get your adrenaline rush ON in Japan

Some people want to relax, others to visit cultural places, but many are actually looking for excitement while traveling. Those view Japan as a land of excitements. Indeed, you can find tons of breath-taking activities that suit adventure seekers perfectly! Here are a few recommended things to do! Rafting First of all, a really exciting…

3 best green places to escape to from the busy Tokyo

Tokyo will never stop to fascinate us! Not only by the glimpse of metro city, the amusing Disneyland, beautiful rainbow bridge and Asakusa temple, but also by many other things that not many people know of. Tokyo also has many green landscapes from city parks, Japanese gardens to the countless forest parks. These are some…

Discover Amazing Nature Around Toya Lake, Sapporo

Toya Lake in the southwestern part of Hokkaido belongs to Shikotsu Toya National Park. This lake is about 71 kilometers square in surface going 10 km east to west, and 9 km south to north. There is an active volcano Mt. Usu nearby which most recent eruption was in 2000. Toya Lake never freezes, even…

The Best Unusual Places to Visit in Japan

Japan is one of the most visited Tourist Destinations in Asia and one of the most popular countries to visit in the World because of its renowned places, new technologies, trademarks, Japan is rich in culture and history and there are plenty of hot springs and public bathhouses. But, unlike the other articles, this one…

10 Most Beautiful Picturesque Sites in Japan

Japan is a country in northeast Asia that is not only beautiful with its nature and culture, it is also the uniqueness and the difference from the rest of the world that make it seem to be one of the blessed and magical places. Japan is a great destination for your holiday, its atmosphere will…

Top 10 Magnificent Waterfalls in Japan

It’s always nice to get away from pollution and work-related stress from time to time. The refreshing sound of water and the warm scent of nature simply heals. You can always choose the beach to hang out at, but if you prefer a rather greener view and to be close to the mountains, you might…

Happoen Garden, the hidden ambience of Tokyo

Japan is a country of nature. It has plenty of beautiful landscapes that are worth discovering. It is said that Japan is the runaway place for those who want to unwind with the help of nature. Why? Well, here is one of the thousands of reasons why. Happoen Garden Happo-en (which means a garden beautiful…

Enoshima Day Trip – Relaxing Island Utopia

If you have a long weekend coming up, or just a single day blessed with the balmy weather, consider a trip from Tokyo to Enoshima (江の島). Author’s photo Located in Sagami Bay, the island has a circumference of 4km and is connected to land by bridge 600 meters in length. An hour or so from…

The Nostalgic Remote Island of Hatsushima in Atami

Provided you have a day off from work, on a beautiful sunny day, and you stay close to Tokyo, or just simply looking for a day out doing something different, there is a nostalgic small island named Hatsushima. It’s a 25-minute ferry ride from Atami, that you can reach only in 1.5 hours by train…