As we step into spring, Kyoto—the cultural heart of Japan—begins its sakura blooming season, revealing pink blossoms all around these historic temples and shrines.
In Tokyo, you can surround yourself with sakura as you paddle down an imperial moat, have a picnic at national parks, or take a stroll by the riverside.
Read our top tips on avoiding crowds at the world famous Fushimi Inari Shrine in Kyoto Japan. Plus, seven street foods you must try—including wagyu steak!
If you're headed to Osaka or Kyoto in the Kansai region, you must make time to explore Hiroshima! Just 1.5h away via train, here's our 2-day itinerary for Hiroshima city.
Chasing the elusive cherry blossoms in Japan this spring? Here's the forecast for major cities Tokyo, Osaka & more. Exact bloom dates included!
For some destinations, it's as last-minute as one month before your trip. For others, you should book at least five months in advance! Find out more here.
This Spring, Universal Studios Japan shines the spotlight on the world’s most iconic anime: Final Fantasy, Monster Hunter, Detective Conan & Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon!
Love the idea of Japanese onsen but always too shy to bare your bits? Now there's a way to soak in the goodness WITHOUT going stark naked. Here's how.
Here are the most iconic New Year celebrations and firework locations from all over the world. If you're in town, make sure to be there when the clock strikes 12!