15 Best Cherry Blossom Viewing Spots In Kyoto!
Witness the gorgeous views of Kyoto with cherry blossoms in bloom at fifteen different spots! From popular temples to parks, enjoy springtime in Kyoto at scenic locations.
If you are looking to get out of the city, then a trip to nature and history rich Saitama might be just what you need! With its Edo-era attractions in Kawagoe and fascinating shrines, Saitama is a great place to spend time.
Did you know that there was an event where you could experience the lives of the samurai held in Nagoya? The Nagoya Festival is a 60 year strong event that shows off the best of Nagoya and samurai culture.
This article introduces you to the hotel that serves nice local craft beer and good music "ON THE MARKS Kawasaki." The hotel is located in Kawasaki, Kanagawa prefecture. You can find information about the facility in this article.
Ramen has evolved a lot since having been introduced in Japan from China. Read on to find out about the differences between ramen and its derivatives - tsukemen and abura soba noodles.
These two popular noodle dishes - soba and udon - are found throughout Japan. However, there are many regional differences to both, especially between the Kantō and Kansai regions.
Summer in Japan means fireworks, but just what do travelers visiting during this season think of these displays? Let's take a look at the Adachi Fireworks Festival through the eyes of visitors.
Have you considered doing a homestay in Japan? If you would like to live surrounded by nature and experience authentic living in Japan, a stay at a farmer's residence in Tochigi prefecture will be a great choice!
This guide introduces useful information for travelers to Japan's capital. You can find here information regarding the local transportation system, places to stay in Tokyo, Japanese currency, shopping facilities and other useful tips.
So, you've gone shopping, seen the castle and aquarium, been to USJ... what else is there to do in Ōsaka? How about learning how to cook your own Japanese dishes?
We introduce a tour which includes a visit to the Tsukiji Market and a sushi making workshop. Visit the famous Tsukiji market and make sushi guided by professionals at an authentic sushi restaurant in Tsukiji.
We have compiled a series of useful information for travelers and foreign residents who are now in the disaster affected Kyushu area.
We introduce a guided tour through the Tsukiji fish market, followed by a tasting of Japanese tea in Jugetsudō, Ginza. The Tsukiji fish market is famous for its early morning fish auctions. In Jugetsudō, located in the building of Kabuki-za, the visitors
TOMODACHI GUIDE is an original guide service offered by Huber. Inc., in which the guide and the guest travel around Japan as friends, sharing the same experiences. Be sure to try the unique experience of traveling with a friend during your stay in Japan!
Would you like to have your articles published on MATCHA? Our aim is to share with our readers everything that we find inspiring about Japan and make them want to know more about its amazing culture.
This article features a selection of shopping facilities in Saitama prefecture cities such as Ōmiya, Iruma and Koshigaya. These destinations are easy to access from Tokyo and they offer a large variety of items, which makes them a very appealing shopping
An international holiday, Japan has its own version of Valentine's Day, with some unique traditions you won't find elsewhere.
Japan's restaurants have some unique rules and manners that you won't find in other countries. We introduce some rules that will make your Japan trip smoother.
Sensōji Temple found in Asakusa, is the oldest Buddhist temple in Tōkyō, and is dedicated to the goddess Kannon. Let's learn a little about Japanese Buddhism.
Need a place to stay in a hurry? Want to spend a couple hours relaxing in your own luxurious room? Why not head to the love hotel nearest you?