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15 Must-Visit Spots Along Iceland’s Ring Road

At exactly 828 miles, Iceland’s Route 1 encircles the entire country. With an average speed limit of 55 miles an hour, you could technically drive …

A Guide to Japan's Top Spa Destinations

Our things-we-love-about-Japan list is long and far-ranging. It includes the culture, architecture, and scenery, <i>and</i> the high-tech toilets, cat cafes, …

The Ultimate Japan Bucket List: 50 Things to do in Japan

Looking for things to do in Japan? I've compiled the ultimate Japan bucket list full of adventures, cultural experiences, and must-see sights.

Bucket Lists

14 Things To See And Do When Visiting Kyoto, Japan

There is a reason that Kyoto is one of Japan’s top cities for us travellers to visit. There’s so much to do in this amazing city and the surrounding …

Japan

First time to Tokyo? 5 locals give their advice

<b>(CNN) —</b> With 13.5 million residents -- 37.8 million if you count the entire metro area -- and densely packed skyscrapers, it's fair to say that Tokyo can feel overwhelming for visitors.<p>Even the most experienced travelers struggle to decipher the cryptic metro maps and navigate the busy streets. It …

Japan

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

× It looks like Cookies are disabled in your browser. For the best experience, please enable cookies when using our site.<p>Blocked IP Address<p>Your IP …

Home Improvement

Japanese Princess Mako set to marry 'Prince of the Sea'

<b>Tokyo (CNN) —</b> Japan's Princess Mako is giving up her royal status -- all in the name of love.<p>The groom-to-be is a prince himself ... of sorts.<p>The Imperial Household tells CNN plans are underway for the 25-year-old princess, granddaughter of Emperor Akihito, to become engaged to Kei Komuro, also 25, …

Japan

This Simple Smartphone App May Just Trick People Into Thinking You Don’t Suck at Graffiti

Have you ever dreamed about impressing the people around your neighborhood with preachy Banksy-inspired graffiti? SketchAR is an augmented reality …

Augmented Reality

An unassuming Tokyo enclave is having its moment

TOKYO: On a recent weeknight at Ahiru Store, a gastro/wine bar in the Tomigaya neighbourhood of Tokyo, the seven guests lucky enough to grab a spot …

Japan

Impressive 500-square-foot apartment has everything you need

It’s located in the heart of Kiev<p>It’s always fun to take a peek at how the rest of the world does compact apartments. The latest example comes out of Kiev, Ukraine, designed by local firm Martin Architects.<p>Measuring 45 square meters, or about 484 square feet, the one-bedroom appears to be a …

Experience a Gorgeous Retreat Aboard This Floating Hotel in Japan

Breathtaking views abound.<p>A new floating hotel has been built on Japan’s Setouchi inland sea. The sizeable cruise/hotel vessel boasts a total of 19 guest rooms, a lounge, cafe, bar, sushi bar, bath, as well as a gym. Passengers will be able to explore a slew of islands using tender boats that will …

Important Phrases to Use When Visiting Japan

Davy M of the Japan travel blog Gaijin Tips has created a very informative video in which he explains the ten most important Japanese phrases to use …

Anime

24 Things You Should Know Before Traveling to Japan

Simply put, Japan is a fascinating destination. Here, you'll find a seamless blend of old traditions and new technology. You'll also discover …

13 Outrageous Fast Food Items Worth Traveling to Japan For

Let's face it: when it comes to fast food, Japan gets all the best stuff. And if you haven't already made it a goal to travel to Japan to try all the best Frappuccinos, cheesy creations, and adorable snacks from some of your favorite international brands, you will after finishing this post. We've …

Hands-on with the 01: the ‘dimensioning instrument’ that can measure any object

A pen-like device linked to a smartphone app, this gadget claims to be more accurate than a ruler – but will it go the distance?<p>Billed as “the world’s first dimensioning tool”, the InstruMMent 01 looks like a pen, writes like a pen and doubles up as a handheld measuring device. Late last year, its …

Entrepreneurship

Karaage is the Japanese method for making superior fried chicken

What strikes me about the Japanese relationship with fried chicken is the frequency of consumption—more often than a once-in-a-while indulgence. In …

Gut Fish the Japanese Way With a Pair of Chopsticks

If you need to gut your fresh catch of the day, all you need is a pair of chopsticks. <b>Warning</b>: you will literally see a fish’s guts get yanked out of …

How to Style Your Favorite Pair of Jeans Like a Fashion Editor

ICYMI, jeans are having a major moment. And I’m not talking about your everyday run-of-the-mill jeans. The go-to staple that’s typically reserved for “casual Fridays” and the weekends have gotten an upgrade, coming in a variety of cool washes, shapes, and designs that pretty much anyone can pull …

Clothing

Japanese ~air cheesecake~ is all over Pinterest and we want to try it ASAP

We’ve found your newest cheesecake obsession that you’ll want to try ASAP. The Japanese air cheesecake is all over Pinterest and it looks …

Dessert

Forget the FBI cache; the Podesta emails show how America is run

WikiLeaks’ dump of messages to and from Clinton’s campaign chief offer an unprecedented view into the workings of the elite, and how it looks after itself<p>The Hillary Clinton email controversy explained: what we know so far<p>The emails currently roiling the US presidential campaign are part of some …

Silicon Valley

10 Success lessons from Tony Robbins – “Life Coach, Motivational Speaker” for entrepreneurs

Share38<p>Tweet<p>Share433<p>+15<p>Shares 476<p>There are few people on this planet as captivating as Tony Robbins. When he speaks, people listen. And you can’t …

Here is a map highlighting the wi-fi passwords of 130 airports across the world

Everyone's traveling life just got much easier and we have computer security engineer and travel blogger Anil Polat to thank for that.<p>In a strike of …

You'll Be Able to See All 47 National Parks Along This Insane Road Trip

Start packing.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior data scientist at the University of …

National Parks

How to Take an Ivy League Class for Free Online

Be an Ivy Leaguer without ever setting foot on campus.<p>Ivy League schools like Harvard and Yale come with a lot of prestige, some are even the setting …

College & University

72 Hours in Sapporo, Japan

When traveling in Hokkaido, Japan’s northernmost island, Sapporo appears as a mirage. It’s the fifth-largest city in all of Japan, housing 2 million …

Japan