Our reporter Yuichiro Wasai visited a love hotel in Paris, France to see how they differed from Japanese ones, and left emotionally scarred.
Service will be available on four different hiking routes to Japan’s tallest peak.
Bring the crazy spirit of Harajuku fashion culture to your wardrobe by adding a giant slice of raw fish to your outfit.
From whacky, head-scratching sights to mysterious places of exotic beauty, this video clip reveals Japan through the eyes of travelling foreigners.
Trees will “breathe” with light and sound as their beauty takes visitors’ breath away.
Kuraberu Tōzai presents an easy-to-understand compilation of regional differences between Tokyo and Osaka in terms of cuisines, art, and cultural traditions.
If you’re planning a trip to the UNESCO World Heritage sites at Nikko in the near future, you’ll be missing out on two of the most famous original wood carvings in the area.
Pardon my language, or actually this tourist center restroom poster’s language.
McDonald’s Japan is famous for listing “free smiles” on its menu, and soon it’ll be offering free Internet access too.
Who wants to play hooky with us down in the islands next weekend?
We visited Mariko’s home near Shinjuku for a variety of unique cultural experiences, including a lesson in making gyoza and a homemade feast complete with sake and shochu.
Do these woods have what it takes to beech out the stiff competition?
Noodle soup for the soul…served by a machine!
Khaosan Tokyo Samurai Capsule is stylized after a traditional Japanese tea house and is in a prime Tokyo location to boot.
Taking a trip to Mie Prefecture and Ise Shrine? Don’t forget to bring your camera, and your appetite too.
Create your own personalised postcards for as little as 18 cents each at 7-Eleven convenience stores in Japan.
Unlike yours truly, Japan looks even better in super high def.
When Japanese travelers go abroad, they’ll be taking some of the country’s most famous and beautiful examples of woodblock print artwork with them.
With its stunning scenery and fragrant beauty, this is one spring festival you don’t want to miss!
“It was my first time visiting Japan, a place I had always wanted to see … I soon realised how lively and energetic this city really is.”