Japan’s Chubu Region offers visitors an opportunity to experience traditional Japanese culture and food without the crowds common in Tokyo and Kyoto.
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.
his year passed in the blink of an eye. Or at least that’s how it feels looking back. I’m lucky enough to say I’ve done exactly what I wanted to do, and had a great time doing it. This year had its share of low points too, however by surviving them all, they only served 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.
Kaiseki is a form of Japanese haute cuisine that emphasizes presentation and seasonal ingredients.
Here I am recreating scenes from Lost in Translation at the gardens of Heian Shrine in Kyoto.
The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park is a quiet place to reflect on the use of atomic weapons.
All visitors to Hiroshima should try the city’s fresh oysters and okonomiyaki.