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How to Navigate Tokyo's Restaurant Scene like a Local

In a city where who you know is the strongest form of culinary currency, Shinji Nohara could be Tokyo’s richest man. That’s why he’s known as the …

We Went To The Robot Restaurant, One Of Tokyo's Weirdest Restaurants

It's like a cabaret for sexy robots, basically.

Fight Club

My Favorite Coffee Shops Around The World

<i>There are affiliate links in here.</i><p>It’s no secret that I love coffee. I make it every morning, and when I travel, it’s one of the first things I look …

Coffee

How I survived the Hiroshima atomic bomb

Hiroshima: the horror of the world's first atomic bombing, by Chisako Takeoka, who was a young factory worker living in the city at the time<p>August 6, 1945. I had finished my night shift at a local factory in Hiroshima and had the next day off work, so I planned to go to the mountains in nearby …

Robots dish out ramen at Tokyo restaurant

TOKYO -- Microsoft Japan and Tokyo-based system developer Headwaters have created a cloud-based artificial intelligence system that allows robots to …

Artificial Intelligence

Where to go in Tokyo for First-Time Visitors!

Having a difficult time winding your mind around the funky names of Tokyo and head bursting from trying to plan a trip? I feel you. Having visited it …

Tokyo’s biggest ramen secret? This restaurant just might be the next Michelin star winner

It doesn’t have a star yet, but our <b>research points to this Shinjuku restaurant getting the honor soon</b>.<p><b>Ramen</b> has come a long way from its humble …

10 Things No One Tells You About… Tokyo

Social media, anonymous postings and “insider” guides all claim to tell foreign guests about Tokyo, but the real skinny is famously hard to find. But …

Japan

Tokyo On A Budget - 10 Free Things To Do In Tokyo

I just got back from a trip to Tokyo, Japan, and OH MY GAHD.<p><b>This city is seriously a dream. It's such a magical place with a hidden gem on every</b> …

The Best Itinerary for Japan

Packed with both modern and ancient culture, Japan makes for a fascinating travel destination. One could spend months exploring the scenery, food, …

Kyoto

Postcards from Kyoto: 6 Off the Beaten Path Destinations You Should Visit

There was always something about Kyoto that beckons me. When I finally had the opportunity, the former imperial capital exceeded my expectations that …

Japan Rail Pass Guide

Japan Rail Pass | © fletcherjcm FlickrJapan Rail Pass GuideThe Japan Rail Pass, also known as a JR Pass is a cost effective rail pass that is …

Visit Japan – 14 reasons you have to make Tokyo your big 2017 holiday

Tokyo is everything you’ve ever dreamed an Asian city to be but super-sized and with the volume cranked up to 11.<p>It’s a sprawling metropolis, crammed …

10 Things to do on Your First Trip to Kyoto

Kyoto is another great city to visit while in Japan. Japan’s former imperial capital has a population just shy of one and a half million people, …

As Tokyo Tourism Grows, First-Time Travelers Still Have Basic Questions

Tourism to Japan is booming, with 1 million Americans among the country’s more than 20 million annual visitors. But language barriers and cultural …

Japan travel bucket list: top places to visit in each prefecture before you die【Part II】

The second part of our <b>Japanese bucket list dedicated to all travel enthusiasts</b>!<p>Earlier this week, we began to take a look at some of Japan’s top …

What to Eat in Tokyo (Besides Sushi and Ramen)

Here's the thing: Absolutely no one should skip sushi or ramen in Tokyo. But once you've tasted plentiful noodles and pristine fish straight from the …

Onsen Etiquette – Tips For Visiting A Japanese Hot Spring Bathhouse

For a prude like myself the thought of bathing naked with a bunch of strangers terrifies me. It was not until my third visit to Japan this week, …

48 Hours In Osaka

If you’re a fan of fab fast food and even faster rides there is plenty of fun to be had in just 48 hours in Osaka. I’ve put together this mini travel …

Tokyo: How To Holiday Like A Local

Tokyo is a delicious assault on the senses. A tidal wave of lights, sounds, smells and an entirely different culture hits you as soon as you enter …

For First Timers To Osaka: How To Enjoy Dotonbori, Osaka's Downtown | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

<b>Dotonbori</b> is one of the most popular tourist destinations in <b>Osaka</b>. It's so popular that almost everyone in Japan has heard of it. But unless they are …

Where to Eat on the Cheap in Kyoto

Here's how and what to eat in Kyoto if you're traveling on a budget.<p>While Tokyo is Japan’s fast-paced modern metropolis, Kyoto is a great place to …

Japan