Overview Centre Japan - Honshu tips

Five Must Visit Sites in Kyoto

A list of the top five sites to visit when in Kyoto.

Japan: Spiritual Sites and Serendipity

The Spiritual Sites of Japan

Geisha and Maiko in Gion

How to be respectful when taking pictures of geisha and maiko in Gion.

Kyoto: From the Silver Pavilion to Heian Shrine

A guide to discovering three of Kyoto's hidden gems: Ginkaku-ji, the Philos

Japan's Boob Temple

Ever visited a temple dedicated entirely to boobs?

Fushimi Inari Shrine, Kyoto

Fushimi Inari Shrine: A Useful and Quick Taste of Culture

Kinkaku-ji, Kyoto: The Golden Pavilion

Kinkaku-ji: An impressive sight, but crowded...

Kinkaku-ji: Japan's Iconic Golden Temple

The magnificent Golden Temple in Kyoto.

Hiroshima Carps Baseball - an experience you will no

If you are ever in Hiroshima during baseball season, I highly suggest seeing a H

A day in Osaka, Japan

Osaka is a massive city, second only to Tokyo.

Hankyu Very Much: Non-bargain-shopping in Japan

OK, there are just a few realities that a traveler to Japan just has to deal wit

Gokayama, an historic village and an UNESCO World He

Gokayama is a historic village in Toyama, Japan.