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Biwachi Cycling Experience

Partners Information: Cycle around the circumference of Lake Biwa (Biwachi), the largest lake in Japan and the symbol of Shiga, while enjoying nature, history and sightseeing…...
September 25, 2019 | Adventures | Latest News

Discover Sado Island on a guided cycling tour

Partners Information: Hop on a comfortable bike and enjoy the stunning view of the ocean! On this tour we take a 18km round trip to Senkakuwan…...
September 20, 2019 | Adventures | Day Tours | Latest News

Cycling and Rowing by the Maruyama River

Partners Information: The Maruyama River is the main river in northern Hyogo Prefecture, running 68 kilometres through Toyooka, cutting through mountains and emptying into the Sea…...
September 4, 2019 | Adventures | Latest News

Road tripping in Japan: The checklist

Looking to take the road less travelled through Japan? Here’s everything every traveller needs to know before heading over and hitting the road. Plus, some…...
August 1, 2019 | Adventures | Travellers Blog

Trekking at Mt Hiei Pilgrimage Trail

Partners Information: Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Hieizan Enryakuji temple and also enjoy a a trek through the mountains. While appreciating the stone statues and singing…...
July 11, 2019 | Adventures | Latest News

Experience SUP at Lake Chuzenji in Oku Nikko

Partners Information: Experience SUP (Stand Up Paddleboarding) at Lake Chuzenji in Oku Nikko (Tochigi Prefecture). The lake is relatively calm so beginners or even children…...
April 12, 2019 | Adventures | Latest News

Sandanbeki Cave

About five minutes by car from Wakayama’s famous Shirahama Beach are the Sandanbeki cliffs, a two kilometre stretch of coastline that towers 50 metres above the…...
March 15, 2019 | Adventures | Latest News

The Master and Apprentice: An Autumn Adventure

  We recently sent Canon Master, Richard I’Anson, and The Master’s Apprentice winner, Kayle Gordon, to Hokkaido to explore and capture the autumn wonderland of…...
November 21, 2018 | Adventures | Autumn Leaves

Bunny Shrine of Mima City

Partners Information: Bunny Shrine of Mima City, Tokushima Prefecture Shirahito Shrine is located in Anabuki of Mima City. The shrine features a stone lantern (called “goshinto”…...
October 3, 2018 | Adventures | Latest News

Glamping in Shiga

Partners Information: Here are four accommodation facilities on Lake Biwa and the surrounding area where you can go glamping! Glamping in Shiga L’ Hôtel Du Lac…...
September 24, 2018 | Adventures | Latest News

Shikoku Cycling: Challenge 1,000km Project

Partners Information: A Once in a Lifetime Cycling Journey! Overseas entries to the 1,000km long Shikoku Circuit Route are now open! The spiritual island of Shikoku…...
September 21, 2018 | Adventures | Latest News

Hiking at Mt Gozaisho

Partners Information: Today, we are introducing Mt. Gozaisho, a recommended hiking spot to go to even in the hot summer! Mt. Gozaisho is known as…...
September 4, 2018 | Adventures | Latest News

Utsue Shijuhachi Falls Prefectural Nature Park

Partners Information: In an 800 hectare prefectural nature park, the waterfalls of Utsue Shijuhachi fall to the ground as thunderous waves. The waterfalls never look…...
August 30, 2018 | Adventures | Latest News

Hiking Mt Kurohime – Nagano Prefecture

Partners Information: This summer, hike up Mt Kurohime, a national park in Nagano Prefecture. Enjoy many kinds of flowers, a variety of forests, moss and high-rise wetlands…...
July 2, 2018 | Adventures | Latest News