The Ameyayokocho Market is one of the best markets to experience in Tokyo if you love shopping, food, and culture, in an action filled environment.
Tokyo’s Senso-ji Temple is one of the most well-known religious sites and attractions in the city, attracting thousands of tourists and locals daily.
An izakaya is a Japanese pub or bar that serves alcoholic beverages and food that tastes good with alcohol. They can be found throughout Tokyo.
Visit the Edo-Tokyo Museum if you’re interested in learning about the history of Tokyo and how it grew to become one of the world’s most influential cities.
Travel tips for how to experience Japan for less, including ways to save money on lodging, transportation, food and sightseeing.
The Ryogoku area of Sumida in Tokyo is also known as sumo town, and can be worth a visit even if you’re not there during sumo wrestling season.
first learned of the wild, roaming deer of Nara Park from a blog post by Stephanie at Twenty-Something Travel. Eventually I found my way to Japan earlier this year, and visited Nara Park myself, as it’s an easy day trip from Kyoto. According to local folklore, deer from this area were considered sacred due to […]
A big photo of the official snow monkey taxi of Nagano, Japan, located in the parking lot of the train station.
Capsule hotels are commonplace in Tokyo, and offer a fun experience for visitors to the city.
Large photos of the snow monkeys (Japanese Macaque) found in Nagano, Japan.