Japan is a country with strict rules regarding medicine, even when we’re talking about over-the-counter (OTC) medicines. There are several medicines that are allowed in the United States, and in other countries in the world, that are not allowed in… Read More »Can I Take Paracetamol And Other OTC Medicines to Japan?
For those of you who are fans of horror movies like The Forest, you might want to visit one of the most famous Japanese forests: the Aokigahara Forest (青木ヶ原) also called the Sea of Trees (樹海). The Aokigahara forest is… Read More »How to get to Aokigahara Forest from Tokyo?
Japan is well-known for its major natural disasters, like the Great East Japan Earthquake in 2011 that resulted in a huge tsunami creating terrible consequences. When you experience the power of nature and what it can do, no wonder that… Read More »Tsunami Warning System in Japan: A Quick and Helpful Guide
Every year millions of people travel to Japan during Spring and specially during April and May. These are the perfect months to visit Japan, but there’s a small week between April and May that can change significantly your experience: the… Read More »Is it OK to Travel to Japan During Golden Week?
One of the most common things people want to know when their planning their trip to Japan is whether they should buy a Japan Rail Pass or not. I saw this question so many times that I decided to give… Read More »Japan Rail Pass Calculator: Is The JR Pass Worth it?
As a general rule of thumb, most people avoid traveling during winter. And yet, this can be a great season to visit Japan, if you know the right places to visit and the best things to do. If you’re not… Read More »13 Good Reasons to Visit Japan in The Winter
Japan is one of those countries where there is so much to see that you don’t even know where to start. It has so many beautiful places like the famous Mount Fuji, the incredible Golden Pavilion temple (Kinkaku-ji) covered in… Read More »17 Crazy Things You Will Find in Japan
When traveling to Japan, you might feel a little surprised with all the differences between the Japanese society and your own. Once you land, you will have the feeling of being in another world and it’s perfectly normal. The best… Read More »Japanese Etiquette: 27 Tips for First-Time Travelers
If it is your first time in Japan, you are probably asking yourself if it’s going to be difficult to travel to Japan without knowing the Japanese language. This is actually a good question because you are travelling to a… Read More »[Easy Guide] How To Explore Japan Without Speaking Japanese
It is impossible to talk about Japan without mentioning the amazing castles of ancient times. These are memories of the past that still live today and allow us to see Japan from a different angle. For those who want to… Read More »Top 19 Aesthetic Castles in Japan (with pictures)