In Japan there are landscapes, nature scenes, festivals and customs that you won’t find anywhere else, such as the beautiful views specific to each season, or the traditional festivals that are held locally since ancient times. This special feature, made in cooperation with JNN (Japan News Network), introduces videos illustrating sights specific to Japan. We explain in detail the features of each landscape and where they can be seen, and also give the details of each festival. When in Japan, how about visiting these places and enjoy these amazing sights with your own eyes?
In today's article we take a close-up look at local ramen in Miyagi, Okinawa, Yamagata and Tottori prefectures, and through the accompanying videos, see the differences in terms of their ingredients and presentation style.
Japan is a country where historical traditions and modern culture live in harmony. No matter if it is an inherited skill from 100 years ago, or the latest in art, there are dazzling displays of master craftsmanship to be seen wherever you look.
Cherry blossoms, the symbolic flower of Japan. When spring arrives, these beautiful blossoms appear all around Japan. Let's check out the charms of famous cherry blossom sights all around Japan.
From Hokkaido in the north to Okinawa in the south, there are countless hot springs in every region of Japan. In today's article we feature four hot spring locations, each with its own distinct characters, long traditions and rich history.
When asked about Japan, people may think of cities such as Tokyo, Osaka or Kyoto, but this article focuses on more little-known picturesque sightseeing spots.
There are many different festivals found in Japan - today we'd like to introduce some taking place in Nagasaki, Fukuoka, Oita, Miyazaki, Ehime and Okinawa in the fall.
There are many, many shrines in Japan, and each shrine has its own unique festival. In this article, we'll be introducing unique festivals from Miyagi, Gifu, Hiroshima, Shimane, and Okayama, with videos!
Some of areas in Japan have heavy snowfall during winter. This article introduces the Sapporo snow festival, the Iwate snow festival, the Kenrokuen Garden Yukitsuri festival, and other wonderful snow festivals in Japan with videos.
Have you ever seen a monkey bathing in a hot spring? Have you seen the beautiful view that Mt. Fuji and Lake Yamanaka create? There are many scenic views and cultural sites that can only be seen in Japan. In this article, we'll be introducing what's so g
Hop on a trolley and follow the trail of colorful leaves at popular autumnal foliage spots in Japan! Watch these clips to get an idea of how wonderful the seasonal scenery is!