We asked hanami revelers if they knew the origins of cherry blossom viewing.
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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.
[Video] Have you heard the news? There's a new hostel in town. And it's absolutely baller.
Discover the secret to a long, happy life in this stunning three-part video series promoting travel to Okinawa. As if we needed persuading.
Wow (or is it torture?) your guests with this ultimate playlist of Japanese Christmas songs.
YouTuber and blogger Kim Dao takes us on a two-day outdoor adventure to Hakone, just west of Tokyo, to experience some of the awesome activities it has to offer.
Looking to discover more Japanese music? This guide covers some of the core sounds to come out of Japan over the past 50 years.
We've reviewed more than 200 entries and are proud to announce the five semi-finalists in our Win a Trip to Japan competition with Japan Airlines. Check them out here and stay tuned for the winner!
Our Win a Trip to Japan contest with Japan Airlines has ended! A huge thank you goes out to everyone who submitted their awesome videos telling us why you want to come to Japan. Check out all of the entries at #gaijinpottravel.
Today is the last day of our Win a Trip to Japan contest in partnership with Japan Airlines and the JAL Explorer Pass. There's still a chance to submit your video - applications close midnight tonight (JST).