Omiya is the best destination for bonsai lovers! There's an entire neighborhood dedicated to bonsai there! 🌳
To learn more about bonsai as art, take a peek into the displays at the Omiya Bonsai Art Museum:
Efforts are being made so that Japan becomes more accessible. Sarah took part in a three-day wheelchair-friendly tour in Kochi and wrote about her experience:
Looking for a fun snack om the way back from sightseeing in Sendai? These must-visit cafes are right by the station!
Moji Port is a Kyushu destination packed with natural scenery and historic buildings, including the beautiful Mojiko Station. Here are some of the best places to stay in the area!
Given that Japan is 73% mountainous, you may be surprised to learn that there are also sand dunes. 🤯🏜
Check out our complete guide to visiting the sand dunes in Tottori prefecture.
Is Sapporo on your list of places to visit?
With great food, art, and nature, this city in Hokkaido is definitely worth a visit. Check out our FREE two-day itinerary!
The bridge of dreams! 😍 One of the most picturesque places in Shizuoka:
Cherry blossom season brings real treats for all the senses! Every Hoshino Resorts facility introduces special menus and activities for guests to enjoy this season to the fullest. Even if you can't visit now, it's definitely worth keeping this in mind for next year.😉
Japanese swords are true objects of art. You can see here how much work and attention goes into every detail:
Take a look at this unique Kagoshima Starbucks! It's located in a historical building with a fascinating fusion of Japanese and Western architecture.
There's so much to see in Kyoto that making a travel plan can feel overwhelming! We've got a guide to help you out:
Sip on your grande caramel macchiato on a tatami mat!
Check out this traditional Japanese house turned Starbucks.
Would you go?
If you're worried about finding Halal food in Tokyo, fear not! Here we introduce four fantastic Halal restaurants in the heart of Tokyo.
If you need a Japanese credit card that is flexible and convenient, consider the one issued by Rakuten. We introduce its features here:
Receive premium green tea by supporting Chashin, a tea-themed vacation rental in Miyazaki. Chashin is making efforts to support local tea farms and bring the flavorful Miyazaki tea to the world.
One of the most beautiful gardens in Japan! The Adachi Museum of Art is the ideal place to enjoy an impressive art collection and an exquisite Japanese garden:
Everyone in Japan is looking forward to spring... even at Starbucks! Check out these new cherry blossom themed drinks for 2021!
One of the most distinctive features of Japanese festivals are "dashi" floats, covered with gilding and lanterns. Seeing locals work together to parade with these works of art is always a thrill!