More a whole lot more in Hokkaido
From the cities to smaller, less known ski resorts, to the wilderness, to the indigenous Ainu culture, there is plenty on offer in Hokkaido outside your favourite snow resorts.
Seeking Samurai in Kakunodate
I have always been fascinated with the Japanese warriors called Samurai since I saw the 2003 movie The Last Samurai starring Tom Cruise.
Six top tips for a first-time visit to Japan
These six useful tips for first-time visitors will help you get the most out of your Japan trip.
13 Cool Things To Do In Tokyo in the Morning
Travel blogger Helen Foster gives us her list of 13 cool things to do in Tokyo in the morning, from eating sushi at a market to exploring Japanese gardens.
Five reasons why Japan is a country of contrasts
From skyscrapers to national parks and high-end dining to casual eats, Japan promises to surprise and delight.
The art of yoshoku: Six popular western dishes reinvented in Japan
Western food (yoshoku) in Japan doesn’t exactly mean hamburgers, spaghetti, and fish and chips – at least, not as we know it.