What makes Japan unique? Here are some things you will find when visiting for the first time.
Tokyo is not only one of the three greatest command centres of our modern world's economy, it is also where the old meets the new in perfect harmony. Culture, history and modernity - Tokyo has it.
On the 3rd Saturday of every August, Kawanishi and Ikeda gather at the banks of the Inagawa River for a night of summer festivities and fireworks. Will the weekend's rain and thunder ruin the event?
In this Hub I would like to tell you from experience what are the good things and bad things about living in Japan. Please note I am doing so from my own experience, as a Belgian in my 20s. Other people might have different opinions, depending on...
Top 50 locations in Osaka for sightseeing, shopping, food, restaurants, parks, nature, arts, theater, entertainment, bars, nightlife and museums. Recommended by local Japanese living in Osaka.
Visiting Japan is a magical experience that will change your life. Living here can be just as wonderful but it has its own surprises.
This is about my experiences in Yakushima and how to get around if you aren't able to rent a car. I will also cover getting to the island itself without a car.
A fairly comprehensive guide that teaches you the manners and customs of being a guest in someone's house in Japan.
Awaji-Yumebutai is an out of the way complex, built almost only out of concrete and glass. It's a spatial dream; the waterfall, the pond, the botanical garden, the layered terraces with the most original garden ever are quite unique in their conception.
In Japan, nearly all funerals are Buddhist ceremonies, this includes the funerals of pets.