What is Hokuriku? The Hokuriku area is a smaller subset of Chubu, one of the 5 main regions of Japan; including Tohoku, Kanto, Chubu, Kansai, and Chugoku. The three Prefectures of Ishikawa, Fukui, and Toyama make up the region. Hokuriku has the best of both worlds, with both beautiful coastlines on the western side as well as ranges of mountains along the eastern side. With picturesque towns, rich cultural history, mouthwatering local delicacies, beautiful hiking trails, and parks, it is filled with tons of activities and experiences to try.
Are you taking a trip to a famous Japanese Onsen town soon? Hakone, Kusatsu, Beppu, Kurokawa, Noboribetsu, Kinosaki, Dogo, and Fuji Kawaguchiko are just a few of the most famous onsen towns in Japan. In reality, there are onsen all over Japan and no matter where you’re traveling you will probably be able to find one.
If you’re traveling in Japan, it would be beneficial to know the unwritten and complicated rules about using their world-famous onsen hot spring baths, so we created this guide. READ MORE
Do have any interest in visiting an island of deers near Hiroshima? Miyajima is a small island off the coast of Hiroshima and is known for its red torii gates off the shores, its deer population, and its awesome shopping street.
If you want to spend the night on the island, you’re going to need to know the best places to stay at. That’s why we gathered videos from 10 of the best ryokan and hotels on Miyajima. Get a feel for the atmospheres and rooms while checking out what each has to offer.
Go for a traditional stay in a ryokan on tatami mats or a more modern stay in a hotel in a bed. Whatever you choose from the list, we’re sure you’ll be satisfied. READ MORE
Have you ever thought about visiting the white snow-topped fields of Hokkaido in the winter? Or spending a weekend in the cool summer of beautiful Hokkaido?
If you visit Hokkaido, you’re going to want to know the best places to stay with the best Japanese foods. That’s why we made this list of the best 10 ryokan in Hokkaido.
We gathered videos of the best Japanese ryokan in Hokkaido so that you could get a feel for the atmosphere of each. These ryokan are spread out all over Hokkaido, so no matter where you go decide to go in Hokkaido, you have an idea of what to expect! READ MORE
This article contains some of the best ryokan and hotels that you can find in Nara Prefecture. Because Nara is not too far from Kyoto and Osaka, we recommend any of these locations for people living or traveling in the Kansai area who are looking for a close getaway. READ MORE