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Japan is a country where unique culture and ideas are born. Many people from outside of Japan are often bewildered and mystified by things that Japanese do on an everyday basis.Also, even if it's called a Japanese thing, often it varies based on region or area thanks to geography or history. Especially cuisine - even if dishes share names, depending on the region, the main ingredients or seasonings may differ. There are also many dishes that can only be found in certain regions.
This information is about all of Japan, including sightseeing locations, cuisine, accommodations, and information you should know beforehand like riding trains, how to bathe in a hot spring, manners, customs, useful information, trivia, and more.
For people that don't have any current plans to travel to Japan, if you read this, you'll want to visit!

Topics

Nationwide×Sightseeing

  1. Be Moved by the Beauty of Nature at Kegon Falls – the Face of Nikko – and Lake Chuzenji

    【1-Day Autumn Trip】 Exploring Three Grand Falls in Japan’s Oku-Nikko Area

    2017.11.16

  2. <9:46 AM>JR Shin-asahi Station

    【Kansai Train Journey】 Enjoy the Original Japanese Landscape and Tour a Brewery!

    2017.11.16

  3. 【Tokyo Suburbs】 Enjoy Gorgeous Autumn Foliage at Irohazaka in Nikko!

    【Tokyo Suburbs】 Enjoy Gorgeous Autumn Foliage at Irohazaka in Nikko!

    2017.11.09

Nationwide×Food

  1. 1. Shoga-Yaki Burger (Yakki)(McDonald's)

    Only in Japan! Seven Great Japanese Burgers

    NEW

    2017.12.14

  2. 1. Lawson Kuri Kinton Made with Chestnuts and Sugar

    Authentic and Affordable! Seven Must-Buy Japanese Sweets at Convenience Stores

    NEW

    2017.12.14

  3. Cakes with Lovely Bean Paste Bouquets Debut in Autumn at the Sanjo Teramachi Shop!

    【Kansai】The Latest Top 3 Popular Cafes! How to Conquer the Lines

    NEW

    2017.12.14

Nationwide×Shopping

  1. 1. AEON

    Buy Products Unique to Japan at Low Prices! 7 Famous Supermarkets in Japan

    2017.11.30

  2. A Confectionery with a New Texture Created by a Genius Chef (Tokyo)

    【Across Japan】Top 6 Hidden Famous Yet Souvenirs with a Twist

    2017.11.02

  3. 【Get It at Convenience Stores in Japan】 Boxed TIROL Chocolates Debut in Time for Halloween

    【Get It at Convenience Stores in Japan】 Boxed TIROL Chocolates Debut in Time for Halloween

    2017.09.28

Nationwide×Hotels

  1. Karuizawa Marriott Hotel

    Five Marriott Hotels with Regional Features Open Across Japan

    2017.08.17

  2. Spring at Bessho Onsen in Nagano, Where You Can Enjoy the Taisho Roman Atmosphere

    Spring at Bessho Onsen in Nagano, Where You Can Enjoy the Taisho Roman Atmosphere

    2017.04.20

  3. 1. Hotel Epinard Nasu

    Day Trips OK! Five Recommended Hotels in Nasu and Kinugawa with Onsen Baths

    2017.04.06

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Nationwide×Tips & Manners

  1. What is Ozoni?

    What is Ozoni, Japan’s Traditional Soup that Ushers in the New Year?

    2017.11.16

  2. November

    Calendar of Japanese Events - November & December Edition -

    2017.10.19

  3. How is a Ryokan Different From a Hotel?

    Know Before You Book! The Characteristics of Japanese Ryokan

    2017.10.12

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