Traveling to Japan? Here are some basic kanji to know when riding trains.
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Amezaiku is the traditional Japanese candy craft artistry. How hard can it be? Watch and find out.
Fan of legends, scary stories and traveling off the beaten path? Test your courage by visiting these haunting destinations in Shimane Prefecture.
Southern Japan's rich history of cultural exchange is at the heart of the story of Kyushu's ceramic wares, from the first fired up in the country to the contemporary pieces that continue to capture hearts.
Sample unique music, food and martial arts in Japan’s southernmost prefecture
Learn about a Japanese summer dessert that traces back to the eighth century.
By yourself? Don’t let that stop you from having a good time in Japan with these five solo-friendly activities.
Learn more about Japanese culture by trying out any of these traditional workshops.
Take a walk into the past at these must-visit Japanese historical wonderlands.
Love the depth and drama of Japan’s long history? Check out this list of places to see some of the most defining moments in the country's history.
Looking for love? Applying to university? Praying for good health? Perhaps a visit to one of these shrines will help.
GaijinPot goes down the rabbit hole and looks at five ways the bunny appears in Japanese culture.