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Niseko Hokkaido: 3 best hot springs in Niseko offering beautiful mountain views!

Niseko / Rusutsu Hot Springs (Onsen) & Bath Houses (Sento)

Niseko is a famous and popular place to ski and snowboard, but in fact, there are very different hot springs which are called “The Heaven of Hot Springs”. These hot springs make your skin smoother and softer, as this place is not only for winter but all year long. Here we’ll introduce the 3 best hot springs and selected landmarks in Niseko.

When in Kansai, try the local specialty "takoyaki!" Top 5 popular Osaka spots for beginners to visit

Nara Suburbs Okonomiyaki, Monja & Takoyaki

Perhaps no dish is more representative of Kansai cuisine than "takoyaki." Takoyaki are balls of dough with octopus filling, cooked on a special griddle, and topped with a sweet and salty sauce. It's one of Japan's truly original dishes. Vendors of takoyaki are increasingly experimenting with other flavors and ingredients, so it's fun for visitors to compare them. In this article, we'll introduce five popular kinds of takoyaki for people who've never eaten it before.

[MOVIE] Navigating Virtual Airspace with Skyart JAPAN

Shinagawa Adventure Activities

Have you always wanted to fly through the skies while controlling a jet? You now have the chance to make your dream a reality! Skyart JAPAN offers hyper-realistic flight simulation for everyone from beginners to professional pilots. Take a closer look at SkyArt’s state of the art headquarters located in Shinagawa, Tokyo and see how I fared in the cockpit for my very own private lesson!

Great Ways to Spend Spare Time at Narita Airport: Restaurants, Relaxation Spots, and Family-Friendly Kids Parks!

You've probably heard of Narita Airport being described as the gateway to Japan, and for good reason, since it's the airport many local and international visitors will be using for their travels to and from Japan. Now, imagine you land earlier than expected in the airport, or your flight was delayed and you have some time to spare. Even if you're just having a layover or in the airport early to check in for your flight, you may be wondering what's there to see and do before and after the customs check. How does one spend all this extra time in Narita Airport productively? Well, don't you worry, because Narita Airport is chock-full of enjoyable spots to explore. We're talking about places like restaurants, shops, relaxation facilities, and playgrounds for the kids as well. You may find yourself running out of time to spend soon enough instead! Here's a list of some of the best places you can visit in the airport, from eateries to relaxation spots, that will make all that waiting time pass like a breeze!

Welcome to Tokyo's Trendiest Street! Top 6 Recommendations in Shimokitazawa for 2020

Tokyo's Surrounding Areas Other Townscapes

Are you familiar with the name "Shimokitazawa?" If you’re into Japanese literature, then you might know of the original novel "Hello, Shimokitazawa" by Banana Yoshimoto. Or if dramas are your thing, then maybe you've seen one called "Shimokitazawa Diehard" starring Eiko Koike. Or maybe you're a music fan who's been to the Shimokitazawa Music Festival. How has this town, formerly nicknamed "cotton town" for all its clothing stores, changed? Allow us to introduce some of Shimokitazawa's best antique shops, gourmet food spots, and latest trendy information!

Ultimate Guide to Budget Passes: Discover Japan's Incredible Kansai Region

Umeda, Osaka Station, Kitashinchi Other Sightseeing

Kyoto and Nara are dotted with tons of World Heritage Sites. Osaka has plenty of tourist attractions, both new and old. And the port town of Kobe is full of exoticism on its own. And now, along with these world-class tourist hot-spots, the Kansai Region Free Value Pass have extended their eligible destinations to include Shiga and Mie Prefectures. There is a reason that Kansai is dubbed the "Private Railway Kingdom," and now you can also take full advantage of the tourist destinations along these railways during your trip around Kansai.

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