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Shogi Koma in Tendo - A Samurai Legacy | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

What is the game we have heard of, but no-one we know seems to play? <b>Shogi</b>!<br>Shogi is a variation on chess, but more challenging. The name derives from …

Kyoto's Rurikoin Temple: Artistically Tinted Autumn Leaves

A Secret Place to See the Autumn Leaves in KyotoIn the Yase area of Kyoto, there is a hidden place that becomes an oasis of reds and golds in the …

ON THE MARKS: Enjoy Beer And Music At Kawasaki's New Type Of Hotel | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

<b>Kawasaki in Kanagawa</b>, Japan, is famous for its famous temple Kawasaki Daishi, and its Warehouse Kawasaki arcade is a mecca for gamers. Conveniently …

Mount Fuji - How To Climb Japan's Famous Mountain Safely

Climbing Mt. Fuji - The Highest Mountain in JapanMt. Fuji is a Japanese icon, rising to the altitude of 3,776 meters. It is the tallest mountain in …

Climbing

Discover The True Beauty of Bonsai at Omiya Bonsai Art Museum | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

From ancient times there is a belief in Japan that a tree with an unusual shape is the dwelling of a deity. At the origin of the practice of growing …

Donguri Republic: Find Charming Studio Ghibli Character-Themed Goods! | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Are you a fan of <b>Studio Ghibli films</b>? Their animation works are loved in Japan and enjoy popularity all around the world. <b>TOTORO</b>, the character from …

The Beauty Of Kusatsu Onsen In Winter: Snowflakes And Hot Springs

Tokyo and Osaka are the most popular travel destinations among international travelers. But how about considering <b>Kusatsu Onsen (Kusatsu hot spring</b> …

Get to Know the Appeal of Mount Takao at TAKAO 599 MUSEUM! | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

TAKAO 599 MUSEUM - At the Base of Mt. Takao<p>Japan has many mountains that are famous for hiking: Mt. Fuji, the mountain that represents Japan, Mt. …

5 Souvenirs From Tokyu Hands You'll Want To Show Off To Your Friends | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Tokyu Hands is known for offering a wide variety of high-quality goods. It's also popular among tourists as a spot for fun souvenirs.<p>The passionate …

How To Enjoy Oden, Everyone's Favorite Winter Dish | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

A trip to Japan in winter can be a very enjoyable experience, especially if you get to taste the seasonal cuisine. Even harsh winters become more …

Japan

Nara Travel Guide - Get To Know Japan's Ancient Capital | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Nara - Meet Japan's Ancient Capital<p>The prefecture of <b>Nara</b> borders Osaka and Kyoto, and while its neighbors are well-known to international visitors, …

Osaka Travel Guide: Sightseeing Tips, Dining, Shopping And More! | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Osaka - Location and Features<p>The heart of Japan’s western Kansai region, the city of <b>Osaka</b> is about 500 kilometers from Tokyo, two and a half hours …

Kusatsu Onsen - Japan's Best Hot Spring Resort For 10 Years! | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

<b>Onsen</b> or hot springs are a unique attraction you can experience when you come to Japan. There are many hot springs resorts all over Japan which …

Launch of Japan’s largest promotion for inbound tourism from Europe

To combine Japanese and European inspirations, one of the best creative agencies in Asia, ENJIN Inc., has taken charge of the planning and production …

Japan

Find High-Quality Japanese Souvenirs At Shibuya Hikarie ShinQs | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Shibuya Hikarie ShinQs - A Refined Shopping Facility<p><b>Shibuya Hikarie</b> is one of Tokyo's high-rise compound facilities. Within this business facility …

Japan

5 Ski Resorts To Enjoy On A Day Trip from Tokyo In 2017-2018

<b>Skiing</b> is one of the most popular winter sports in Japan. If you visit Japan in the winter and have at least one or two days at your disposal to …

Shibuya Travel Guide: Live In The Now In Tokyo's Trendsetting Heart | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

What Kind of Place Is Shibuya?<p><b>Shibuya</b> is a bustling district located near <b>Shinjuku</b> and <b>Harajuku</b>. It's an area that grew rapidly from redevelopment in …

Moshi Moshi Nippon Festival 2016 Is Here, And It's Free For Tourists! | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

What Kind Of Event Is This Festival?<p>1. What Is The Moshi Moshi Nippon Project?<p>Photo provided by: Asobi System<p>The Moshi Moshi Nippon Project <b>aims to</b> …

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Hakodate Sightseeing Guide - Transportation, Areas and Souvenirs | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Where Is Hakodate?<p>Photo provided by: Hakodate Tourism Bureau<p>The city of <b>Hakodate</b> is located on the southern tip of Hokkaido, and occupies …

Japan

Japan In Winter: 10 Must See Japanese Snow Festivals! 2018 Edition

Visiting Japan in the Winter? Go to a Snow Festival!Even if they’re experiencing the same season, the north and south areas of Japan have very …

Orizuru Tower: Enjoy The View Over Hiroshima From A Peace-Themed Tower | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Orizuru Tower: A New Sightseeing Spot<p>Hiroshima Prefecture has two World Heritage sites, the Genbaku (A-bomb) Dome and Miyajima island. In Hiroshima, …

Japan

How To Easily Reach Osaka, Kobe And Kyoto From Kansai Airport

The Routes from KIX to the Sightseeing Spots in Kansai<b>Osaka</b> is the perfect sightseeing destination, as it is famous for its delicious dishes, unique …

Osaka

See Historic Kamakura: A One-Day Trip From Tokyo | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

A One-Day Sightseeing Plan for Kamakura<p>Kamakura is a sightseeing spot just one hour from Tokyo where one can enjoy looking at old, elegant streets …

Yokohama Travel Guide - Top Things To Do

<b>Yokohama</b>, located just south of Tokyo, is a big city that is a popular destination with an important history and role in Japan. This article explores …

Japan's Autumn Leaves Calendar 2017: Seasonal Forecast And Best Spots!

The Best Time to See the Autumn Leaves in JapanIn the fall, when morning temperatures drop to 6 or 7 degrees, deciduous trees like maple and gingko …

Kuju Flower Park in Taketa City, Oita: A World of Fragrant Flowers! | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

The Beautiful Village of Flowers<p>At the Aso-Kuju National Park in central Kyushu, there is a village where visitors can enjoy beautiful flowers …

A Historical Walk Through Yokohama (1) - Yokohama Archives of History | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

A drawing showing sellers and buyers of raw silk, which was one of the most important products for products then.<p>In Yokohama there was an area for …

Japan

More Than Just Itsukushima Shrine - All The Charming Places In Miyajima | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

The Famous Miyajima Island<p><b>Miyajima</b> is an island in Hiroshima prefecture and a must-see spot when sightseeing in the area. Many travelers make a point …

Learn The Secret Of Cup Noodles At Momofuku Ando Instant Ramen Museum | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Did you know that <b>cup noodles</b>, a dish with fans all over the world, were invented in <b>Osaka</b>? Perhaps even some Japanese are not aware of this fact …

Japan

Japan Weather in June - Rainy Season In Japan | MATCHA - JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

What Is the Rainy Season?<p><b>Tsuyu</b> (the rainy season) is an especially rainy period in Japan between the months of May and July. It's a weather …

Japan