Kayotei Country Inn in Ishikawa

Kayotei Country Inn in Ishikawa

By Everett Kennedy Brown When I first heard of Hokuriku I thought it sounded like a rooster call. When I actually visited the region just…

Treat Yourself to a Hakone Weekend Getaway

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…

Kurokawa Onsen

Kurokawa Onsen

Kurokawa Onsen is a quintessential hot-spring town in central Kyushu, approximately a 90-minute drive from Kumamoto Airport. Having traveled extensively throughout Japan, I can truly…

Japan Explorer Manga Series: Prologue 3

©Felipe Smith For more information, click here. Mt. Fuji & Hakone 1-Day Tour

Winter in Japan is Absolutely Gorgeous

Japan is gorgeous in winter offering a range of wonderful activities from enjoying some of the of the world’s finest ski slopes to participating in…

The Travels of Ken & Bill Vol.4

V. Aso We spent the next two days in the Aso Caldera, a vast bowl some 80 kilometers across left by the collapse of a…