Summer in Japan is full of fun, festivals, and the best food. It is hot. It is humid, but it’s still a trip of a lifetime.
After living in Japan for over six years, we know all the secret and best places to go. We’ve got many articles showing the best this amazing country has to offer.
Spring is the most beautiful time of year in Japan, but it needs some planning. You will want to know the very best places to go in spring in Japan. We’ve got it all covered, so start here.
Haven’t you always wanted to see the Cherry blossoms in Japan? Learn how to “hanami” and take part in the sakura festival in Japan.
Are you traveling to Japan for your first time? Japan is an exotic and fascinating country, and you will love its customs, food, and all the sights. Read this Japan Trip Planner to get started.
Are you looking for some gorgeous blossoms in early spring in Japan? Odawara is a short trip from Tokyo and has it all. We love the Japanese plum blossom festival and the Odawara castle.
Will you be in Tokyo in April? Are you ready to watch the cutest festival there ever was? The Nakizumo festival is all about babies and sumo wrestlers. Find out all about it right here!
Looking for an off-beat, unique and truly Japanese experience on your vacation? Kusatsu Onsen is as Japanese as it gets. Full of onsens (public baths) and great food, you won’t want to miss this amazing cultural experience.
Looking for some winter fun? The Matsumoto Ice Sculpture Festival sports one of the best ice sculpture competitions in the country. It’s cold, but fun. Click here to find out more about Matsumoto in winter.
Are you looking for a special, real Japanese-type of experience? Shirakawa-go Japan, is the perfect place to find a traditional Japanese roof village. When is the best time to go? Summer and winter bring lots of beauty to the gassho zukuri!