What are the Best Places to Visit in Japan in Winter?

Is Japan on your travel horizon this winter? There’s never a bad time to visit our country, and even though a chill sets in and the nights grow longer, there are still countless incredible things to see and do here. … Read More

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Navigating the Depths: A Historical Journey Through Tokyo Subways

In the bustling metropolis of Tokyo, where every second counts and efficiency is paramount, the intricate web of subways stands as a testament to the city’s commitment to seamless transportation. As we delve into the history of Tokyo subways, we … Read More

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Which city is better to live in: Tokyo or Osaka?

When it comes to visiting Japan, most first time itineraries omit Osaka in favor of more time in Tokyo. This is completely understandable for those short on time, but when it comes whether it’s better to live in Tokyo or … Read More

Osaka at night

Is it possible to stay in Osaka and visit Kyoto?

Osaka and Kyoto are neighbors, however they differ dramatically in style and story. While Kyoto shows off its imperial history, Osaka highlights post-war growth and modernity. Both cities feature cultural charms and fascinating sights for visitors to appreciate, but a … Read More

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Is Kyoto closer to Tokyo than Osaka?

Have you selected which cities you want to visit, but aren’t sure about the transportation logistics? Is Kyoto closer to Tokyo than Osaka? Is Nara closer to Kyoto or Osaka? Is it easy to visit Kamakura as a day trip … Read More

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