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Experience the Magic: Mt. Fuji and Lake Kawaguchi Fireworks Festival (August)

Mt. Fuji Japanese Festivals (Matsuri)

Since its inception in 1917, the Kawaguchiko Lake Festival has become a hallmark of summer in the region, renowned for hosting the grandest fireworks display among the Fuji Five Lakes. With the majestic Mount Fuji as its backdrop, this festival features around 10,000 fireworks, including musical fireworks and large-scale pyrotechnics, which create stunning reflections on the lake's surface. *This article may contain promotional information (Main image: Klook)

Feel the Spirit of Northern Japan at the Tohoku Kizuna Festival

Sendai And Matsushima Japanese Festivals (Matsuri)

The Tohoku Kizuna Festival is a lively annual celebration of the Tohoku region's resilience and rich cultural heritage, showcasing vibrant traditional music, dance, and crafts.

Become a True Gundam Pilot - Stepping into the P.O.D. at a Tokyo Arcade! (Video)


Japan and robots go together like a hotdog and mustard. One of the nation’s most famous robot exports is known worldwide simply as “Gundam.” What started out as an anime has become a huge franchise with its own games, movies, and even a life-sized statue in Tokyo’s Odaiba. What many people don’t know, however, is that there is a way to pilot your very own Gundam robot!

Professional Photos Even Beginners Can Shoot! 10 Tips for Taking Stunning Cherry Blossom Photos


An experienced writer and travel photographer with a passion for exploration and photography, Miyu Shimada shares some practical tips for capturing stunning cherry blossom photos that anyone can use right away! Main image: PIXTA

Kamakura Day Trip Ideas: Trainspotting and traveling along the quaint Enoden Railway!

Kamakura Other Townscapes

Hi there! My name is Atsumi, and one of my favorite things to do is introduce railways throughout Japan. This time I combined a trip along the Enoshima Electric Railway with some walking tours recommended by a consultant, Mr. Toshiyuki, who joined me along with photographer Yoichi Yoshinaga, who is famous for taking aerial photographs of railways.

Your Trip to Niigata: The Complete Guide (Activities, Hotels, Savers & More)

Niigata And Sado Other Sightseeing

Niigata Prefecture, located in the central Chubu region of Japan, faces the Sea of Japan and is surrounded by towering mountains and gorgeous wilderness. Niigata is most famous for its abundant seafood and flavorful rice, which naturally leads to delicious sake. It is easily accessible in roughly two hours from Tokyo Station via bullet train or on a one-hour flight from Osaka. This article presents the complete guide to Niigata sightseeing, including transport information, the best local cuisine, and fun activities to try. Main image: PIXTA

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