From eyebrow-raising antics to dumb crimes, here are five news stories showcasing foreigners' absurd and embarrassing moments in Japan.
Off the coast of Niigata Prefecture, two foreigners explore Sado Island in the company of strangers.
Here's a quick rundown on what to do and see on a road trip to Japan's third-largest island.
From clear waters that resemble Okinawa to an enormous limestone cave under an ancient karst plateau.
Whether you choose to live in the heart of Tokyo or much further out, we dive into some things you should consider.
Amami Oshima has yet to experience a substantial tourist boom so you can explore at a leisurely pace.
One writer's experience cycling around Mount Fuji. Discover how you can find yourself in the shadow of the iconic Fujisan!
Love traditional Japanese gardens? Here are two foreigners who took garden and landscaping apprenticeships and followed their dreams in Japan.
A journey to the abandoned villages and historical churches of Nagasaki to explore the intriguing story of Japan's hidden Christians.
Here's how you can help the next generation of loggerhead sea turtles get a headstart in life.
Considering real estate in Japan? Here are the pros and cons of buying and renting a property from someone who’s done it.