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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

Exploring Fukushima, Gunma, and Ishikawa Prefectures

We sent freelance travel photographer and content creator Pat Kay to explore Fukushima, Gunma, and Ishikawa Prefectures. Learn about his adventures through lesser known Japan…...
February 13, 2020 | Travellers Blog

A Japanese winter unlike the others

We sent Aussie photographer and influencer Melissa Findley to experience the lesser known Prefectures of Japan (Fukushima, Gunma and Ishikawa). She has returned with amazing experiences to…...
February 12, 2020 | Accommodation | Culture | Travel Advisory | Travellers Blog

Top Things To Do In Kanazawa, Japan

If you want to experience the rich culture of Japan without following the typical tourist trail, the prefectural capital of Ishikawa, Kanazawa, may just be…...
January 21, 2020 | Latest News | Travellers Blog

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

Soaring: Fantastic Flight Opens at Tokyo DisneySea

Tokyo DisneySea has become our absolute favourite theme park. It has the uncanny ability to envoke a wistful nostalgia for places we have travelled around…...
August 13, 2019 | Latest News | Travellers Blog

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

Six Amazing Things to do in Western Japan

By Helen Foster Despite the fact that I’ve travelled to Japan many times, my trips have always been concentrated around Tokyo or a few hours…...
April 15, 2019 | Latest News | Travellers Blog

Kyushu: The Japan less travelled

We invited photographer and experience chaser, Pat Kay, to adventure to the pristine prefectures of Kyushu to document a side of Japan rarely seen.  …...
October 26, 2018 | Travellers Blog

50 Awesome Things to Do in Tokyo

In this wild, wacky world of ours, Tokyo is surely the wackiest place of them all. I had my first taste of this delicious city…...
September 10, 2018 | Latest News | Travellers Blog

12 Things to Do in Tokyo with Kids

Japan is a safe and family-friendly travel destination. There’s no shortage of activities and attractions to keep kids of all ages entertained. Here are 12…...
August 17, 2018 | Latest News | Travellers Blog