Before the trip
During the trip
This is how the beautiful form of the Japanese sword is created.
A bold fire festival with a “Waterfall of Fire” and a “Dragon Descent”
A registered World Heritage site and one of Japan’s sacred Buddhist locations up in the mountain 800 meters high.
Answers to Foreign Visitors’ Questions!
Seven Mysterious Japanese New Year Traditions (Part Two)
Answers to Your Questions! Seven Mysterious New Year’s Traditions in Japan (Part 1)
What is ‘Osechi ryori’, cuisine eaten in Japan during the New Year’s holidays?
A top-of-the-line, slightly bizarre traditional dish, which requires a bit of courage to eat.
An all-night festival during which 33 episodes of Kagura (Shinto Dance) will be performed, beckoning the gods.
A historical shrine dedicated to Ninigi-no-Mikoto, the protagonist of the creation myth of the nation.
A shrine built in Kashihara, the site where the first emperor is said to have acceded to the throne, thus founding Japan.
The window of Daibutsuden ( Great Buddha Hall) open to reveal the Buddha’s face twice a year, on new year's day and on the 15th of August.
Registered as a World Heritage Site, this venerable temple is said to bring a gook luck particularly for your health.
The only location where you can see and enjoy 4 types of Japanese-style gardens at once, from ancient times and the middle ages, to the early modern era and finally contemporary.
From its foundation in the 8th century up until the present day, it now has the largest number of votive lanterns in Japan, counting roughly 3,000!
The site of the first real palace in Japan. The landscape here was loved by the people of the old capital.
Whether you take in the entire scene from the land or view the action up close on an excursion boat is up to you.
If you ever want to enjoy a traditional-style Japanese garden, here you can.
Try making washi (Japanese paper) in this thatched house village!
Raise your spirits and travel from Haneda Airport to Tokyo Disney Resort
Getting from Haneda Airport International Terminal to Central Tokyo – by Keikyu Line
What to buy at a Japanese drugstore
: the five best souvenirs to bring home
Pick from Japanese beauty staples down
to health supplements and candies
Getting to Know Shibuya! The Best Shopping and Entertainment
Pay for both transport and shopping with one card!
Prepaid IC cards!
【FVJ】Check it out! The official licensed items you can get for Tokyo 2020
Shibuya Cat Street
Floating leisurely with sea kayak in the most beautiful sea in Japan. Great!
Sanshin melodies are played as BGM. A leisurely trip feeling the pleasant sea breeze promises you some blissful moments.
Founded around 14th centuy, "Shuri castle" flourished as a center of politics, diplomacy and culture of the Ryukyu for over nearly 500 years
Heart rock, a miraculous monument created by nature.
Clouds Welcoming VIPs
Easy Travel Japanese
Japan Railway Journal
Japan's Top Inventions