We asked hanami revelers if they knew the origins of cherry blossom viewing.
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[Video] This hostel is absolutely baller.
Mummified bodies, bizarre cults, and reincarnation—and that’s just the beginning.
The appeal of Halloween in Japan lies in two things: commercialism and costumes.
Join GaijinPot in a new video as we travel step by step along the same ancient trails of a land ruled by samurai.
Our pick of the best games showcased this year.
From temples to ninjas to robots, join the journey to the heart of Japan with GaijinPot in this video.
Watch GaijinPot explore the outdoor activities, unique spiritual experiences, and Unesco sites of Mie in our latest travel video.
Confused about the layout terminology of Japanese apartments. Here's a quick guide to the terminology.
Backpacker youth hostel? Budget hotel? International guesthouse? At Grids Hotel and Hostel, you can experience it all in an authentic new way. Watch the video here.
Discover the secret to a long, happy life in this stunning three-part video series promoting travel to Okinawa. As if we needed persuading.