Rated as the number one spot in Japan to appreciate the fleeting cherry blossom season.
The famous onsen where monkeys bathe. Read more about Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park, including how to get there from Tokyo!
A family run izakaya and Tsugaru jamisen live house in Hirosaki.
A beautiful 70 metre wide waterfall about 10 minutes drive to the north of Karuizawa along the Shiraito Highlandway toll road.
Venue of the annual Hadaka Matsuri - the "Naked Man Festival".
Tsumago Juku was the 42nd lodging stop on the hostorical Nakasendo inland travel route from Edo (Tokyo) to Kyoto.
The 43rd stop on the Nakasendo - a historical inland transportation route from Edo (Tokyo) to Kyoto.
Also known as Nankin-machi (Nanjing town), it is one of only three designated Chinatowns in Japan.
Site of the annual Osaka Tenjin Matsuri.
The main station in the city of Tokushima on the island of Shikoku.