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)
If you are like most people, you probably remember your last travel and the trouble you got into to get all the stuff in your luggage. You never know what to pack exactly and you end up putting more things… Read More »Learn How To Start Packing For Japan With This Easy Guide
You can’t really talk about Japan without talking about the Japanese food. For the Japanese people, food is an art, and they surely make you notice that in their preparation, their selection of ingredients and their presentation. The Japanese prepare… Read More »Japan Food: 17 Traditional Dishes You Should Taste (or Not)
If you are thinking of going to Japan on vacation or if you are already preparing your trip, then this post is for you. These are the steps I follow when I prepare my trips, specially when visiting another continent.… Read More »10 Steps To Plan A Trip To Japan From Scratch