A tiny hot spring town with lots of history and manga connections.
It can be a challenge to eat without meat in the smaller Japanese cities. Luckily, these vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Kanazawa have delicious options
Quieter than Kyoto and offering a similar traditional feel, Kanazawa is quite literally a treasure trove of traditional Japanese experiences—and a nice shiny gold one at that. A popular stop-off for those on a JR Pass, Kanazawa has all the …
Yakushima is a bucket-list destination for hikers in Japan, but even if you're not a dedicated trail-head there's lots to see.
Follow abandoned train tracks and hike through moss-covered forests to find Yakushima’s oldest tree, Jōmon Sugi, with this day-long hike. Venturing to the heart of Kagoshima Prefecture's Yakushima to see the towering Jōmon Sugi is one of the …
A mega guide to Kyoto accommodation — choose from these budget-friendly hotels, hostels and ryokan (traditional Japanese inns).
Hokkaido is the vacation you never knew you needed.