Top 3 Most Luxurious Hotels in Nara

Top 3 Most Luxurious Hotels in Nara

Though Nara is not a very large city, it is one of the most important cities in the history of Japan: not only because it had been the capital for some decades, but for its historical heritages as well. It is no surprise that thousands of tourists decide to travel here and visit the most significant sights of the city. From the point of view of accommodation, Nara offers dozens of cheap and expensive hotels to the tourists who decide to spend their night(s) here. From four-star, elegant a... [ read more ]

Top 3 Tall Structures in Japan

Top 3 Tall Structures in Japan

Japan is one of the most developed countries all around the world. After WWII the country made an unbelievable recovery and became a very powerful nation. Science and technology are the two industries on which the country focuses, but biotechnology and many other economic branches are important as well. In Japan, thousands of amazing buildings and structures represent the advancement of the country. Tokyo Tower is considered to be the symbol of the capital, but many other buildings are a... [ read more ]

Top Michelin Three-star Restaurants in Tokyo

Top Michelin Three-star Restaurants in Tokyo

Tokyo is a very big and crowded city. Due to its large population, Tokyo has approximately 100.000 restaurants. Besides the traditional Japanese restaurants Chinese, French, Italian and Indian restaurants are also available in the city. Usually French and 'Japanese haute couture' (Kaiseki Ryori) restaurants are the most expensive ones. Thus, 11 of Tokyo's restaurants are ranked as Michelin three-star restaurants (probably the highest ranking restaurants all around the world). Compared to... [ read more ]

The Best 5 Star Hotels in Tokyo

The Best 5 Star Hotels in Tokyo

Tokyo, the capital of Japan is one of the most populous cities and the center of the largest metropolitan area in the world. It is situated on Honshu island and has more than 500 tourist attractions. Thousands of tourists visit Tokyo every day and the majority of them need accommodation. The prices are varying: cheap and expensive hotels can be found all over Tokyo. There is no clear ranking of these luxurious hotels, they are almost equally sumptuous and elegant. Here are some of the bes... [ read more ]

The best traditional inns in Japan

The best traditional inns in Japan

Traditional Japanese inns, called ryokans, first appeared over four centuries ago, in the Edo period, when weary travelers on the highways needed bed and food for the night. Nowadays, stopping at a ryokan is not just a necessity on a long trip, it is a pleasure. People come to stay at ryokans simply to enjoy traditional Japanese hospitality and food. The greatest charm of ryokans is their traditional architecture: the rooms have sliding doors, the floors are covered in tatami mats, communal ... [ read more ]