Category Archives: Japan

Koyasan: exploring Japan’s Spiritual Heart

With its 117 temples scattered amidst majestic trees and forests, Koyasan stands as the spiritual [...]

Temple stay in Japan

Shukubo, Temple Lodging. Overnight in a temple has been a common practice in Japan since [...]

Exploring Sumida Ward: not only Tokyo Skytree and Sumo!

When you hear “Sumida,” the iconic river of Tokyo often comes to mind—the river where [...]

From Kanazawa to the gems of Noto Peninsula

The beginning of 2024 didn’t unfold on an auspicious note in Japan, marked by the [...]

Where to stay in Tokyo

The choice of accommodations in Tokyo is as vast as the city. Which, may I [...]

Rent a car in Japan: info & things to know

In recent years, Japan has become increasingly popular as a tourist destination. However, this popularity [...]

Traveling to Japan for New Year’s

If you are planning or considering a trip to Japan for New Year’s, it’s important [...]