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The sweet secrets of Shizuoka

With many visitors popping by only to visit Fuji-san on a day tour, the majority of Shizuoka Prefecture is an area of Japan that is…...
February 20, 2020 | Adventures | Cuisine | Indulgences | Travellers Blog

Discover a place for every pace

Hidden in plain sight amongst the 47 prefectures is another side of Japan that’s waiting to be explored. Here are just five of the lesser-known…...
February 3, 2020 | Adventures | Culture

Encounter the unexpected in Kyushu

We caught up with Aussie adventurers, Emilie and Jason, after their 7 day trip to Kyushu. Here’s what they had to say about taking a…...
January 13, 2020 | Adventures | Travellers Blog

Entries open for the 9th Hida Takayama Ultramarathon

Partners Information: The 9th Hida Takayama Ultra Marathon will be held on Sunday, 14 June 2020. Hida Takayama Ultra Marathon offers a unique and challenging experience.…...
January 9, 2020 | Adventures | Events

Tokyo Skytree Town Ice Skating Park 2020

Partners Information: Tokyo Skytree Town will open an ice skating rink on Saturday, 4 January 2020. This winter, enjoy ice skating with a view of Tokyo…...
December 27, 2019 | Adventures | Family | Latest News

Meet the Masters in Shonai Yamagata – Special Tour

Partners Information: Learn how to master your ‘self’ with a fusion of three unique spiritual experiences in one special tour, available for the first time. We’ll…...
December 18, 2019 | Adventures | Latest News | Special Offers

FlyStation Japan – Indoor Skydiving

Partners Information: Ever dreamed of being able to fly freely and float midair? Make your dreams a reality at the one and only indoor skydiving experience…...
December 13, 2019 | Adventures | Latest News

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