Category Archives: Japan

Shibu Onsen and the onsen hopping near the Snow Monkey Park

In Japan, there are several onsen towns, but the small Shibu Onsen still retains that [...]

Travel to Japan – F.A.Q and everything you need to know to travel to Japan

When planning a trip to Japan, it is normal to have a lot of questions [...]

The Japanese Hotsprings – guide to Onsen in Japan

Entering an onsen means to remove everything, literally. Onsen, the traditional Japanese hot springs, are [...]

Visit Aizu Wakamatsu, the Samurai City

Loyalty, obedience, sacrifice, honor… these are the values ​​that we associate to the Samurai spirit [...]

Asakusa Schichifukujin Meguri, the pilgrimage of 7 lucky gods

Among the many Japanese rites of the beginning of the year, such as the Hatsumode, [...]

Japanese Ryokans: all you need to know

When I travel I usually choose where to overnight based on location and price, often [...]

Visit Nikko – what to see other than Unesco Heritage Temples

Nikko is one of the gateways from Tokyo that with Kamakura is recommended most often. [...]