Must-see Attractions in Okinawa

Must-see Attractions in Okinawa

Okinawa Islands form the southernmost and smallest Prefecture in Japan. These islands are located on the Southern area of Nansei Hoto, the thousands of islands stretching from Kyushu to Taiwan. Okinawa Islands are usually divided in three groups: Okinawa Shoto, Miyako Retto and Yaeyama Retto. One of the main reasons of Okinawa's beauty is the subtropical climate. The islands are surrounded by very clean and pure waters and coral reefs. Even the wildlife of this area is very different from... [ read more ]

The most famous travel destinations in Japan

The most famous travel destinations in Japan

Traveling throughout the country is quite a popular pastime among the Japanese, and many people take advantage of their school breaks and vacations in order to explore their country. Of course, many travel destinations that are extremely popular with domestic tourists might not yet have risen to international fame, but it is only a matter of time. Japan is an amazing country, where technology, culture and traditions complement each other almost flawlessly, and visiting the most famous travel... [ read more ]

The best beaches in Japan

The best beaches in Japan

Japan is completely surrounded by water, and it also has a huge  number of islands, so it's no surprise that it has more than enough beaches for even the most passionate beach fanatic. Although most people who travel to Japan are interested in the cultural experience, those who just want to lay on a beach and enjoy the sun will be more than happy to know that Japan has over a thousand beaches. From bustling urban beaches to remote strips of sand where no one ever comes, there are a lot of p... [ read more ]

The most delicious traditional Japanese dishes

The most delicious traditional Japanese dishes

No matter where you live, if you've ever eaten out somewhere, then you've probably encountered Japanese cuisine at least once in your life. When it comes to national cuisines, their degree of popularity around the world is probably a good measure of how good they actually are. And seeing as Japanese cuisine has reached countries hundreds of miles away from Japan, you can be sure that Japanese food is nothing if not fabulous. But although most people have heard or tasted dishes like sushi, te... [ read more ]