The all-expenses paid trip will take foreign visitors to sites in Tokyo and Gifu Prefecture that feature in the hit animated film.
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This relaxed bear comes with a very expensive price tag.
One shinto shrine is making news around Japan for dressing their miko in a garment many had never seen before.
Surprisingly, the male stars of Howl’s Moving Castle and Spirited Away don’t top the list, according to this survey.
The restaurant chain famous for its finger-lickin’ fried chicken now serves up a beefy Japanese specialty inside a burger for a limited time.
These sweets are so delicate and time-consuming to make that only five sets will be produced each day.
A Japanese manga artist and a legendary kabuki actor worked together to produce this visually stunning new release.
It turns out that blue ramen tastes surprisingly delicious!
Steamed pork buns get a sweet companion that’s grabbing everyone’s attention in Japan.
Now there’s a delicious vegetable and two more fruit flavours to add to our Pocky collection.
Find out when the sakura are set to blossom and peak around Japan this year.
These eight pictograms will be used from April to make functions easier to understand for toilet users.
How many hours do you think a giant rodent can bathe for?
This cast of stars from video games, movies and anime retain all their cuteness while packing on the pounds as a lesson to kids.
Cute characters from Studio Ghibli, Pokémon and even viral videos have been emerging from the Japanese snow this winter.
PNSP combines serious musicians with crazy lyrics and hilarious costumed character dance moves.
According to locals, this much snow only falls once every two years in Kyoto.
With impressive moves like these, this is one maid you don’t want to double-cross.
The eerie ruins of this once-thriving amusement park look set to become Japan’s next unusual place to visit.