If you are a fan of anime which has, as a style, took the western comic book stores and animated movies market by storm, this is the place…
This is the head of more than 30 thousand Inari shrines (the most numerous shrines) scattered all over Japan.
This sea of bamboo stalks can be found just outside Kyoto, to the west, in the Arashiyama district.
The famous Buddhist temple in Kyoto has had its place on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1994.
Built in 1603, this castle belongs to one of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto which have been designated by UNESCO as a World…
A charming garden that features three different gardening styles and a picturesque pond, but mainly is home to hundreds of cherry trees,…
A Zen temple from the 15th century AD. It is surrounded by beautiful gardens, with famous decorative sand patterns, trees, and ponds, said…
The Tokyo National Museum or TNM is an art museum in Ueno Park in the Taitō ward of Tokyo, Japan.
Popular among the Japanese youth, this pedestrian-only street is a must-see for anyone who is a fan of fashion, especially the non…
One of the twelve moats surrounding the Imperial Palace and a favourite spot amongst the tourists for its stunning scenery.
Also known as Carp Castle, the castle was built in the 1590s by the feudal lord Mori Terumoto.
The memorial park is dedicated to the victims of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima in 1945.
This historic garden dates back to 1620 and makes for a peaceful walk in the middle of the city.
Kegon Falls is located at Lake Chūzenji in Nikkō National Park near the city of Nikkō, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan.
Ten glass gates donated to the city on the 60th anniversary of the atomic bombing.
This food theme park contains 26 restaurants and each of them serves the traditional dish called okonomiyaki in a slightly different way…
One of the most popular cemeteries in the country, Okunoin is a tranquil place with both sacred and slightly mysterious atmosphere.
Jigokudani Monkey Park is located in Yamanouchi, Nagano Prefecture, Japan.
Tobu World Square is a theme park in Kinugawa Onsen, Nikkō, Tochigi, Japan.
Though this temple may look quite ordinary, be sure it is one of the most unusual places of worship you can visit in Japan.
Niukanshōfu Shrine or Niukanshōbu Shrine is a Shinto shrine in Ito district, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan.