Hiking in Japan is strange. But then pretty much everything else is too, so that makes it normal, I guess. Anyway, I enjoy it because I like nature, plus it gives me…

Gazing out at the shores of the Kamo River, you can see couples and young families walking by. An evening breeze blows by gently, cooling off the still-warm air. The server brings you your next course in what seems like an endless variety of dishes. Welcome to the one of the best ways to dine in Kyoto during the summer months.

Gion Matsuri: A Party Worthy of the Gods

See the city from a different angle as you explore Tokyo with a lens in mind. Camera-equipped smartphones, and the filter applications that let you easily tweak the pictures you take with…

Get your gear ready: Japan’s iconic peak is open for climbers. Maybe it’s when you see the salarymen wielding their fans on the trains, or when you see people in their best…

After a disappointing showing against the Ivory Coast in Recife, Japan need to bounce back with a victory against Greece this Friday to keep alive their hopes of making it to the…