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Why Visiting Japan Again Is A Must

There’s nothing quite like one’s first trip to Japan. Whether you’re a seasoned traveler, or someone looking to decide which country to visit next, the Land of the Ris...
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Osaka And Hanami? Must Visit Parks In The Kansai Neighborhood.

You know that feeling when you watch anime and it’s springtime? You see the Sakura petals littered on the ground, the gentle wind blowing as pink and white petals fall...
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Launch Of The Tokyo Traveller Blog – Crowdsourced Japan Travel Guide & Showcase Of Japan Tour Plans

Japan, always an entity shrouded in mystery, and why? you may ask. With over 24,000,000 tourists coming into Japan annually you would think the culture has the infrast...
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Brought Up In Japan And Living To Tell The Tale

  Being brought up in Japan is probably one of the most unique life experiences one can have – the blend of unique culture aspects, the prominently changing seasons an...
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Guide To Getting Around Tokyo, By Train, Bus, Ferry, Or Foot

Does Tokyo have good transport for getting around the city? The answer to this is a resounding ‘Yes!’ Public transport goes everywhere and anywhere in this sprawling c...
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10 Helpful Hints And Tips For Travel To Japan

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Prefectures of Japan

Aichi Prefecture can be found near the center of Honshu, the main Japanese island. The Western side of the Prefecture is focused on the ci...

Akita Prefecture is nestled along the coast of the Sea of Japan, in the Northern Tohoku Region. Akita is rather tucked away, yet it offers...

Aomori Prefecture is surrounded by water to the North, East, and West. It is the Northernmost Prefecture in Honshu, Japan’s main island. I...

Chiba Prefecture can be found in the Kanto Region and the Greater Tokyo area. It is the sixth most populous Prefecture in Japan, and given ...

Ehime Prefecture can be found on the North-Western side of Shikoku, and it follows the coastline of the Seto Inland Sea. It borders both Ka...

Fukui Prefecture is a rather small area that can be found facing the Sea of Japan. The Prefecture is known to be an area of Japan’s ‘snow ...

Fukushima Prefecture can be found on the eastern side of Japan, and it is the Southernmost Prefecture in the Tohoku region. It is also the...

Gifu Prefecture can be found right in the heart of Japan, and it has played an important role throughout Japanese history due to its geogr...

Gunma Prefecture can be found in the Northwest corner of the Kanto region, and it is rather unique. It is one of only eight different land...

Hiroshima Prefecture is a Prefecture that most people will be somewhat familiar with, regardless of where they come from. It faces Shikoku...

Hokkaido is one of the most striking prefectures in Japan, as it takes up the entire Northern Island. Hokkaido is famous around the world f...

Ibaraki Prefecture is the most North-eastern area in Kanto, and it stretches between Tochigi Prefecture and the Pacific Ocean. The Norther...

Ishikawa Prefecture is a rather small area that can be found nestled along the coast of the Sea of Japan. The area is known to be a haven ...

Iwate Prefecture can be found on the Pacific Coast of Northern Tohoku, and it has the largest landmass of any Prefecture in the country. I...

Kagawa Prefecture can be found nestled to the East of Ehime Prefecture in Shikoku. It also shares borders with Tokushima Prefecture and the...

Kanagawa Prefecture can be found in the southern Kanto region, and it is part of the Greater Tokyo region. The Prefecture itself is home t...

Kochi Prefecture can be found bordering the Pacific Ocean, as well as both Ehime Prefecture and Tokushima Prefecture. It is the largest of...

Miyagi Prefecture can be found in the central area of Tohoku, bordering the Pacific Ocean on the coast. It contains the largest city in th...

Nagano Prefecture is one of just a few landlocked Prefectures in Japan. Most of the people who reside in the Prefecture have to live in spe...

Niigata Prefecture can be found bordering the Sea of Japan, on the Western side of Honshu. It covers a massive 240km of beautiful coastlin...

Okayama Prefecture can be found in the Southern area of Honshu. It is just to the East of Hiroshima Prefecture, and just to the South of T...

Saitama Prefecture can be found among the other areas that make up the Greater Tokyo Area, and due to the geographical location of Saitama...

Shimane Prefecture can be found by heading towards the West of Shikoku, and it follows along the coast of the Sea of Japan. It can appear t...

Shizuoka Prefecture can be found nestled along the coast of the Pacific Coast. It holds some of the most beautiful spots in the country, i...

Tochigi Prefecture can be found among the other inland Prefectures in the northern part of the Kanto region. It is one of only a handful o...

Tokushima Prefecture can be found by travelling towards the Eastern side of Shikoku. It shares borders with Kagawa Prefecture and Ehime P...

The Greater Tokyo Area is actually the most populous metropolitan area in the entire world, a 2016 estimate put the total population of th...

Tottori Prefecture can be found if you head towards the Eastern end of Shikoku Island. It shares borders with multiple Prefectures, includi...

Toyama Prefecture is one of the leading industrial Prefectures in Japan, and it can be found running along the coastline of the Sea of Jap...

Yamagata Prefecture can be found in the Southwest corner of Tohoku, bordering the Sea of Japan. It also borders Niigata Prefecture and Fuk...

Yamaguchi Prefecture can be found towards the West of Honshu, with Shimane Prefecture and Hiroshima Prefecture to the East. The region also...

Yamanashi Prefecture is one of the few landlocked Prefectures that can be found in Japan, as most of the Prefectures in the country share ...

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Why Visiting Japan Again Is A Must

There’s nothing quite like one’s first trip to Japan. Whether you’re a seasoned traveler, or someone looking to decide which country to visit next, the Land of the Rising Sun always has something to offer for everyone. But after you’ve gone on your first tr...