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Coronavirus in Japan UPDATE

Japan lifts the state of emergency in all remaining areas. According to WHO as of the 9th of July in Japan there have been confirmed 20.487 cases that appeared to be tested positive to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pneumonia. As of…

5 Best Japanese capsule hotels

The capsule or also known as the pod hotel is one of the most modern, cheap, and creative Japanese hospitality innovations. Capsule hotels come with basic amenities such as bed, storage space, TV, air conditioning as well as shared kitchen…

Discovering the Shiretoko National Park

Shiretoko National Park
The untouched beauty of Shiretoko National Park is located on Shiretoko Peninsula, in Hokkaido island. The Shiretoko National Park consists of snowy mountains, clear water lakes, and a variety of wildlife roaming through the park freely. Thanks to the Shiretoko…

Shikoku 88 temple pilgrimage

Shikoku 88 temple pilgrimage
The Shikoku island in Japan is home to 88 temple pilgrimage that holds a rich and extensive history. Pilgrimage or most commonly known as Junrei is used to describe two types of pilgrimages for Buddhism or Shinto. Pilgrimages are usually…

7 reasons to visit Japan

Japan landscapes
The natural scenery, mouth-watering cuisine, endless shopping, festivities, and rich history are only a few of the things tourists love the most about Japan. Every year millions of travelers head to Japan to explore this amazing country and everything it…

NJPW: New Japan Cup 2020

NJPW: New Japan Cup 2020
Every year in March every wrestling enthusiast is tied to their tv screens for the annual single-elimination professional wrestling tournament “New Japan Cup” (NJC) which is held by the New Japan Pro Wrestling. This year NJC had been canceled due…

7 reasons to fall in love with Japan’s cherry trees

Japan Cherry Trees
Every year the Japanese wait anxiously for their cherry blossoms. We inform you that the official month of flowering is during April, when the total flowering of cherry trees in the central region of Japan (Tokyo) occurs. Next, we explain…

Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter: the Venice of Japan

Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter
Japan is full of hidden treasures worth to visit and Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter is not an exception. As you may already know Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter is also known as the Venice of Japan, it is a small but…

Best 5 things to do in Takayama

Takayama
Takayama city is the perfect destination for those who are on a time crunch, whether you only have one or two days to explore this place with thorough planning you can make an unforgettable trip. With great weather all year…

Best summer food in Japan

Shaved Ice
With the summer just around the corner, many people in Japan are looking for refreshing ways to quench their thirst. Fresh and cold drinks, thousands of sweets to choose from and delicious snacks prepared right on the spot will definitely…