Onsen bathing is an integral part of the Japanese culture. Hoards of visitors visit the country each year and end up falling in love with soaking in the hot springs. The perfect words to describe the dipping experience are therapeutic and refreshing.
Pandas are very popular in Japan. Though few know how this furry, cute animal came to be one of Japan’s favorite symbols.
According to an article published last year in the Japan Times, the average cost of a 5 km taxi ride in Japan is a staggering $17.7 (¥1,920). This makes it more expensive than any other country in the world except for Switzerland, which clocks in at an even more eye-watering $25.6 (¥2,458).
Beauty that never fades, skin that never wrinkles and hair that’s never frizzy – well, we are not talking about our Disney princesses here – but, we are talking about the J- Beauty products that can make all these beauty goals come true. Japan is known for its innovative and effective beauty product lines that combine the wisdom of traditional Japanese beauty rituals with modern science.
The Alpine Route, or the ‘roof of Japan’ is one of the most scenic destinations in Japan. The route consists of a snow corridor set between the road to Toyama and Nagano. Pedestrians can access a section of the corridor around Murodo, a volcanic plateau near Tateyama and a highlight of the Alpine Route.
Japan has a reputation for one of the safest countries in the world. You might be wondering about the reasons that make this country so safe—for both visitors and locals. As a frequent Japan traveler and long-time admirer, I’m here to content your curiosity.
Being dotted with volcanic landscapes, Japan is a land of hot springs, aka, onsens. Bathing in the onsen is a national leisure activity in Japan. But which onsen towns can provide the best bathing experience?
For buying a laptop and peripherals in Japan you must know where to go to get the best deal. Here’s all you need to get your money’s worth!
There are confusions about the most convenient way to pay in Japan because one payment option may not work everywhere. Worry not. I’m here to help you with everything you need to know about the best methods to pay in Japan.
Are you wondering whether Tokyo is near Mount Fuji? Well, there’s no need to worry! We are here with a detailed Tokyo to Fuji travel guide that will answer this question.