Most Beautiful Rare Animals in Japan

Most Beautiful Rare Animals in Japan

Japan, a country consisting of thousands of islands, has a very unique and interesting ecosystem. Most of these islands have specific climates. The animals inhabiting Japanese islands are believed to have their origins from the surrounding territories, like Korea, China or Siberia. In these days, 370 species of endangered animals live in Japan. Unfortunately, 47 species had already become extinct. Japanese people are already trying to conserve these endangered animals by creating natural ... [ read more ]

Top 5 Free Things to Do in Tokyo

Top 5 Free Things to Do in Tokyo

Tokyo is one of the biggest and most crowded cities in the world. As usual, the city is always full of tourists and visitors; people who explore the most interesting views of the capital. The exploration of the amazing Tokyo can also be done without spending money. A lot of great places, like parks, temples, markets, museums can be visited for free. There are dozens of free activities  in Tokyo and here I've collected some of them. I recommend you to visit at least one of these things en... [ read more ]

Best Restaurants in Osaka

Best Restaurants in Osaka

Osaka, Japan's third biggest city and also part of Keihanshin metropolis, is a very nice place full of touristic views. With the population of 18 million people it is a very significant city. From the point of view of eating, Osaka is a city full of sushi bars, restaurants and eating houses. From high-ranked restaurants to cheap places everything can be found here. The places ( 4 restaurants in Osaka) I've collected are not the most expensive ones, but they are still good. The prices of ... [ read more ]

Most Beautiful Temples in Kyoto

Most Beautiful Temples in Kyoto

Kyoto, one of Japan's biggest cities is situated in the middle of Honshu island. The city was destroyed many times during the centuries, but it was always rebuilt and it became a very important historical value. Kyoto, as well as Tokyo, is full of beautiful tourist attractions. Besides the most famous geisha district, Gion, the Imperial Palace, dozens of temples and several amazing gardens can be visited here. This article will present some of the most beautiful Buddhist and Zen temples o... [ read more ]

Winter Holidays in Japan

Winter Holidays in Japan

Beside the well-known traditional festivals Japan also has national holidays. All these holidays are somehow related to past events and they are celebrated throughout the whole country. Most of these holidays are celebrated in Spring or Summer, but Winter has its holidays as well. Surprisingly, Japanese people do not celebrate Christmas, because only a minority of Japan's citizens is Christian. The most important winter holiday is New Year, but I did not include it here, because another a... [ read more ]

Best Romantic Things to Do in Tokyo

Best Romantic Things to Do in Tokyo

Tokyo is a great choice for those who want to spend a wonderful time with their soul mates in Japan. As the city is full of good hotels, the couples can spend here as much time as they want to. Many people choose Tokyo as the destination of their honeymoon. Couples who need a little romance can enjoy the romantic sights of Tokyo. Many restaurants offer a romantic atmosphere, but not only dinners can provide romance. Sometimes a walk holding each others hand can also be very romantic. Here... [ read more ]

Top 3 Largest Airports in Japan

Top 3 Largest Airports in Japan

Japan is a very important island country located in the Pacific Ocean. It consists of more than 6800 islands, therefore it can be approached on water or by flight. Nowadays air transport is considered to be better and faster than transportation on water. In February 2012 Japan had 98 airports. 28 of these airports are operated by the central government and the other 27 by local governments. Big cities, such as Tokyo, Osaka or Nagasaki have more than one airport. Here are the 3 largest air... [ read more ]

Must-see Places in Nagoya

Must-see Places in Nagoya

The city is situated on Honshu island, on the coast of Pacific Ocean. It is one of the most important port-towns of Japan. With more than 2 million inhabitants, Nagoya is one of the biggest cities of the island. As many other metropolitan regions, Nagoya is also full of tourist attractions.  All of these large shrines, museums, amusement parks worth a visit. The shrines and the museums help us imagine the life of Ancient Japan, while the huge buildings and skyscrapers present us the vie... [ read more ]