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7-day Japan Weather Forecast for Tokyo, Osaka, and Hokkaido: Plan & Pack Right for Your Trip


To make sure you're well-prepared for your trip to Japan, let's dive into this week's weather forecast for Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, and other parts of Japan. We'll provide a variety of tips to help you pack wisely for the season and plan your itinerary. (Forecast information displayed is as of 5 AM JST on July 22, 2024.)

Things to Do in Tokyo in August 2024: Guide to Events, Summer Festivals, and Must-See Attractions

Harajuku Summer

August in Tokyo is packed with summer events and activities! Enjoy fireworks and special live performances at various festivals or join a traditional Bon Odori dance. There are sunflower events and the Tokyo Bay Summer Night Cruise where you can relax in a yukata on a boat. You can also participate in the Summer Night Bon Odori Dance, which welcomes everyone! This page may contain promotions.

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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