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Sweet Japan: The Secret Behind Osaka's Insanely Popular MADAME SHINCO Desserts!

Osaka Suburbs Other Cafes and Sweets

MADAME SHINCO is well-known for their Baumkuchen, which is also popular by mail-order. Most people associate current chairwoman Madame Shinko with bright pink colors and leopard print designs. Today, I visited the Madame Shinco Main Branch in Minoh, Osaka to enjoy their limited edition sweets as well as a live performance that can only be seen here! I even got to learn about the real President Shinko herself.

Tokyo's 9 Best Winter Events in December 2019: Chilly Winter, Shiny Holidays!

Roppongi Winter

From traditional festivals that have a history of over 300 years, to colorful Christmas celebrations, November and December in Tokyo offer a lot of unique and lively events to fight the cold! Let's take a look at the best of them!

[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!

Magnificent views! How to enjoy the day and night views of Osaka to Wakayama from Kobe Rokko Garden Terrace

Arima Onsen, Mt. Rokko Landmarks

Mt. Rokko is a massive peak rising to an altitude of 932 meters extending north of Kobe City, Hyogo Prefecture. The north of Kobe is called the "mountain side" and the south is called the "ocean side" by the inhabitants and the mountain referred to is Mt. Rokko which is familiar to area inhabitants as a symbol of the area. Rokko Garden Terrace is located near the top of the mountain. Not only does it afford magnificent views, especially of the ten-million-dollar night view of Kobe, but it is possible to enjoy a meal and shopping at the observation facility. In this article we will tell you about some of the ways you can enjoy both days and nights at Rokko Garden Terrace.

5 Reasons Why Japan Is Said To Be Beautiful

Sapporo / Chitose

All foreign visitors are equally surprised by one thing – the beauty of Japanese towns. Whether day or night places like Shibuya and Shinjuku are bustling with people with the city’s central railway stations having the world’s largest number of users, but what is surprising is the almost total lack of public waste receptacles. Yet each area is always kept clean and attractive. This is especially amazing considering the high density of people going about the city every day. Are there any other cities in the world with a population of slightly less than 9.3 million that manage to stay as clean as Tokyo without waste receptacles? Let’s take a look at the secret to this phenomenon: the way people are raised in Japan.

Kyoto Metro Map: Complete Guide to Kyoto’s Trains & Subways

Kyoto Station, To-ji Temple Other Sightseeing

Looking at a map of Kyoto's train and subway system can seem a little intimidating at first! There are a blend of subway lines plus various private railroads in the area, giving you a range of options. Here we'll introduce Kyoto's train and subway lines, plus show which stations are closest to the main temples, sights and other points of interest in Kyoto!

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