Manga Café
Pop Culture

Manga Café

Manga cafés are places where, for a nominal fee, you get access to a huge number (often thousands) of Japanese manga and can spend some…

Wi-Fi in Japan
Travel Tips

Wi-Fi in Japan

It’s become easier than ever for foreign tourists in Japan to connect to wireless LAN, making it more convenient to get and send info, photos,…

Treat Yourself to a Hakone Weekend Getaway
Luxury

Treat Yourself to a Hakone Weekend Getaway

Hakone is a gorgeous mountainous area in the Kanagawa Prefecture of Japan. Officially classified as a Geopark by UNESCO, Hakone is famous throughout Japan for…

Taste Japan’s Food Culture
Gourmet

Taste Japan’s Food Culture

Whenever in Japan, I find myself obsessed with the cuisine; planning my days, meetings and evenings around finding the very best and eclectic food Japan…

Festival of Color: The Aomori Nebuta Matsuri
Heritage

Festival of Color: The Aomori Nebuta Matsuri

The Nebuta Matsuri is a breathtaking and unique festival celebrated in the northern prefecture of Aomori. Held once a year, it features gorgeous, vivid floats…

Unagi: Summertime Stamina Treat
Gourmet

Unagi: Summertime Stamina Treat

Japan is known throughout the world for their use of cutting edge technology to make everyday life easier. In fact, there are hundreds of products…