40 Must-Eat Japanese Food – Our Picks of the Japanese Cuisine

Japanese cuisine to try while in Japan

It’s difficult to think about Japan without considering Japanese food. After all, traveling is an opportunity to explore a destination’s culture and culinary traditions. Japanese cuisine is renowned for its high-quality ingredients, unique seasonings, and flavors, which come together to create a vibrant and well-designed cuisine. It’s no surprise that the capital city, Tokyo, has […]

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30+ Useful Japanese Phrases for First-Time Travellers

Old Japanese characters writing - Evelyn Chai - Pixabay

Planning a trip to Japan for the first time and worried about the “language barrier”? Should you learn Japanese before going to Japan? I did go and you should too. I knew the language and equipped myself with a notebook full of useful Japanese phrases before travelling there for the first time. As a solo […]

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Things to Do In Shikoku Island: Beyond Japan’s Golden Route

View of hilltop Ochiai Village, Shikoku from observation deck

Shikoku Island is Japan’s best-kept secret. Packed with all the things that people seek out when planning a trip to Japan: breathtaking scenery, culture, tradition, authenticity and hospitable people. If you want to experience something different, where nature and traditions still live, I would urge you to go to Shikoku. Let’s explore the beauty of […]

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Dazzling light festivals to see during Christmas in Tokyo

Dazzling Christmas illumination at Roppongi Hills

With Christmas around the corner, Tokyo comes to life in the most magical way possible with a spectacular display of winter illuminations. The Christmas events and lights shows in Tokyo are extremely popular. You’ll find lots of young couples strolling down the streets and taking selfies. If you are currently in the city, don’t miss […]

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Must-Visit gardens in Tokyo During Autumn

Discover the most beautiful gardens in Tokyo to visit this autumn. Explore the dazzling displays of colour in stunning gardens and parks. #Tokyo #garden #parks #Japan

Tokyo is the biggest metropolis in the world therefore one of the biggest urban jungles out there. To get away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Tokyoites enjoy spending time in gardens and parks to relax and admire the beauty. Let’s face it, Japanese gardens are some of the most beautiful out there. […]

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