Haunted by loss, Ronan O’Connell visits a Tokyo garden dedicated to the Buddhist deity Jizo, protector of unborn children.
Susan Spann is an Amazing Nomad, currently facing her fears and climbing 100 mountains in Japan after making a pledge to create a life of purpose and impact.
Scholarship winner Allison Bradley discovers what happens when you come face to face with a legend.
Scholarship winner Alexander McCoy sheds his misgivings and finds acceptance in a Japanese onsen.
2016 scholarship finalist Lucas Gibson explores the dualism of Japanese society.
Join travel blogger and photographer, Christian Escobar, as he hops on the Shinkansen and explores Kyoto on a whirlwind 24h trip.
Beyond kitschy snake cafes and robot restaurants, Japan offers a range of more authentic, yet equally engaging experiences. Here are five that tap into true Japanese culture.
Bill Fink shares his tips on the best sights and experiences in Japan's busy capital city, Tokyo, and its historic ancient capital, Kyoto.
Whether you’re in Tokyo for a quick stopover or en route to another city in Japan, Bjorn Koolen shows you how to squeeze plenty into 24 hours.
With so many shrines, temples, gardens, and castles strewn across the islands of Japan, where do you start?
For those with a love of the outdoors, Osaka has a number of natural beauties hidden in and around the City. Local insider, Alexis, shares her top spots to take in some fresh air.