Rikugien Garden

The 4 Best Places to See Maple Leaf Hues in Tokyo This Autumn 2017

Autumn is almost ready to knock on the doors of Japan and fill its landscapes with autumn leaves (koyo). Many gardens with Japanese maple trees (momiji) turn red, brightening up the whole area. If you live in the urban districts of Tokyo such as Shinjuku or Bunkyo, here are the four best places to see…

5 Must-Visit Spots in the Little-Known Areas of Sugamo and Komagome, Tokyo

The Yamanote train line (山手線) has been very popular among tourists for it has stops in the most popular tourist destinations in Tokyo (東京) such as Shibuya (渋谷), Shinjuku (新宿), Ueno (上野), Harajuku (原宿), Yoyogi (代々木), and Ikebukuro (池袋). However, people often ignore the fact that there is much to see in each station within…

5 Amazing Hot Spots to Enjoy the Beauty of the Autumn Leaves in Tokyo

Japan is a country of many amazing spectacles and one of those is the changing of the leaves in autumn and there are many places throughout the country that gloriously feature these beautiful sights. However, when you’re traveling to Tokyo and only have a limited time, you are restricted to places that are easily accessible…

Be Mesmerized by the Beauty of the Rikugien Garden

Japan is very rich in nature with colorful trees everywhere especially during the season of Autumn, as Japan gives the utmost importance to nature. Many visitors to Japan sometimes limit their sightseeing specifically to man-made structures such as the Tokyo Skytree or Tokyo Tower. There are tons of places to visit in Tokyo, and one…