From Tokyo to Okinawa, experience the best of Japan with tips from our local insiders.


Japan is a treasure-trove of unique experiences.

With so many temples and shrines to explore, delicious things to eat, snow monkeys and friendly deer to meet, we asked the local insiders to share their ultimate experiences.

If you love the outdoors, and aren't so keen on traipsing the busy streets of Harajuku, we've got plenty of tips on where to go hiking, surfing, and scuba diving.

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Japanese society runs like clockwork because everyone (well, almost everyone) follows the rules. That includes you, gaijin aka foreigner.
Suzanne Bhagan

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