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Mt.Fuji - Lake Ashi of Japan "Hakone"

Winter Fireworks Festival at Kawaguchiko

Escape to Japan's Oki Islands

Japan seduces and dazzles travellers with its buzzed-up, sprawling, ultra-convenient big cities. But if you’re weary of crowds and vending-machine-packed streets, get yourself to Matsue in Western Honshū and hop a ferry to the slow life on the remote and fascinating Oki Islands.<p>Newly added to the …

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Eating out in Japanese: a guide to Japan's restaurants

The Japanese love to eat out, and the profusion of culinary options, even in the smallest towns, can be overwhelming. There’s something for every taste and budget, from humble slurp-and-go noodle stands, to refined traditional eateries serving seasonal fare. With Japan’s range of dishes and cooking …

High Atop Tokyo

Help with Leica Lenses from savvy People out there!<p>Okay, so I want to start getting some Leica lenses, but I have never felt as clueless as I do when …

Tokyo on a budget: tips for making your yen go further

You don’t have to live off vending-machine coffee and rice to experience the grandeur and excitement of Japan’s singular capital. Here are our tips for doing Tokyo a budget.<p>Finding a place to stay<p>Shop around online months ahead for Tokyo accommodation, as rates can fluctuate dramatically. The best …

Exploring Tokyo, the World's Most Populated City

Why on earth would I suggest someone new to traveling to start in one of the busiest places on the planet? A good introduction to traveling should begin with an enjoyable experience and if you can conquer the world's most populated city, amongst 35 million people, you will build the confidence you …

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How-To - Inside the Ancient Japanese Cemetery The night had been dark for ...

How-To - <b>Inside the Ancient Japanese Cemetery</b><p>The night had been dark for many hours by the time I hiked to this point. It was raining and somehow the …

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Japan 101: Cities, Temples & the Great Outdoors

Japan may be a smaller country, but in this archipelago of 6,852 islands, there’s no shortage of urban delights and natural sights, with enough …

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10 Dream Kitchen Designs

See kitchens straight from design heaven.<p>From swank lounge areas to concrete countertops, these kitchens are all straight from design heaven.

3 Perfect Tokyo and Kyoto Itineraries

While there are countless worthwhile tourist destinations spread throughout Japan, like Osaka, Hiroshima, and Mount Fuji, most travelers only have …


6 Things Do in Tokyo When the Train Stops Running

Just because the train left your broke ass in the dust doesn't mean the party is over.<p>Photo by: luxtonnerre<p>Instead of curling up in a corner and crying your eyes out until public transportation will take your sorry ass back home, spend the train downtime wisely. Tokyo's trains shut down between …


Take In The Sights And Sounds Of An Incredible 'Two Weeks In Asia'

From Bangkok to Phnom Penh, Hanoi to Halong Bay, filmmaker Connor Magill traveled Asia.<p>In the plane on his way to Laos, he and his travel buddies were informed that they were arriving on the eve of Songkran, the New Year's water festival -- good luck finding a hostel! The entire visit proved an …

Spa Redefined: The Golden Door's Latest Incarnation

The Golden Door is ready for its close-up.<p>The uber-luxury Escondido spa, which since 1998 has languished under corporate ownership, was bought last year by a longtime guest and now, with a savvy COO on board, is undergoing both a physical and philosophical makeover.<p><i>credit: Tracy Frank</i><p>The new owner, …

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