Wondering what to do in Tokyo? Check out this list of the top 50 things to see and do, written by a Tokyo local.
Japan is the world leader in Technology. If there is something new springs up in electronics or automotive technology, then it is certainly originating from Japan only. Such is the speed and energy Japan has. Japan...
Like many other cultures, honoring the dead is taken seriously in Japan. However, unlike many other cultures a visitor is expected to do this by a ritual that consists of tasks done in special order.
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.
I've been to Kyoto a few times but I've never been to Miyako Odori. I've never even heard of it. But the more I learned about it, the more fascinated I was. I couldn't wait to go.
If you visit or live in Japan, as a foreigner, dealing with grief, funerary customs, and traditions around death might seem difficult.
Visiting Japan is a magical experience that will change your life. Living here can be just as wonderful but it has its own surprises.
Revered as Japan's Grand Master of Buddhism, the Kobo Daishi brought Shingon Buddhism to the country in the 800s. His mausoleum, the Oko-in, is at Koyasan, one of Japan's most sacred mountains.
Arashiyama is just outside Kyoto, and is home to one of Japan's most beautiful towns. An account of a day out in this beautiful area.
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...