Our writer gets a behind-the-scenes look at the beautiful “Lucky Daughters” of the popular Ebessan festival in Osaka.
By Quincy B. Fox on January 19, 2017
Fantastic entertainment and where to find it at Universal Studios Japan.
By Quincy B. Fox on November 4, 2016
Want to soak up the sun this summer in and around Osaka? Then it’s time to get out on the water.
By Quincy B. Fox on July 28, 2016
Get festive this July with Osaka’s colorful array of summer festivals.
By Quincy B. Fox on July 7, 2016
The Tanabata festival celebrates the perennial once-a-year meeting of two star-crossed lovers.
By Quincy B. Fox on June 28, 2016
Does milking a cow, riding a horse, petting and feeding farm animals, taking tractor rides, playing putt-putt golf and eating…
By Quincy B. Fox on June 16, 2016
If you love monkeys, Japan is a great place to see them both in the wild and in captivity. For a unique monkey experience, I would head to Inuyama in Aichi.
By Quincy B. Fox on June 2, 2016
Going down into the basement is like going back in time to a 1970s science fiction television show set mixed with a disco.
By Quincy B. Fox on May 17, 2016
At the end of the school year, school teachers in Japan often get the opportunity to travel or go visit…
By Quincy B. Fox on April 16, 2016
Living in Japan has given me the ability to have all sorts of adventures in countries I never realized I…
By Quincy B. Fox on March 9, 2016
From the middle of February to the middle of March, there are many plum blossom festivals and viewing locations all over Japan.
By Quincy B. Fox on February 29, 2016
Beware of these mobile tax collectors.
By Quincy B. Fox on February 13, 2016
Can you actually see the ninja at the Igaryu Ninja Museum?