I first came to Japan in 2000. Here I share my Japan Travel Tips and lessons from my journey into The Real ...

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​​Do you plan to travel to Japan? Oodles of valued travel resources dot the web. Look around. Plan now. Do your homework. ...

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If you can't imagine travelling in Japan without access to the internet, and you want to know if a Ninja pocket WiFi ...

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​​Kansai is known as a region of contrasts.It is central to Japan’s spiritual and cultural development and is where modern Japanese civilisation ...

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​For many people, experiencing an authentic tea ceremony in Kyoto is high on their wishlist. Alongside staying in a ryokan and soaking ...

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In the bustling onsen town of Kinosaki, the centrally-located ​but tucked away family-run Fujimiya ryokan ​offers just the right balance of ​traditional ...

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​​The second annual The Real Japan MeetUp took place in Kobe on 30th November 2019.​ Despite an 11th hour 'hitch' (more about ...

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I'm often asked... What are the ​best things to do in Japan?But 'best' can be subjective. ​What​ I like and what you ...

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​Kinosaki Onsen is a 1300-year-old onsen (hot spring) ​village famous for its seven different public ​baths and charming atmosphere. Onsen towns like ...

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​​You know soybeans.You've even cultivated a taste for tofu.Well, now there's another high nutritional variant for you to discover: yuba. Aka tofu ...

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​As part of their domestic flight service, ANA's Experience Japan Fare is a great, cost-effective way to explore Japan by air. ​​​​All ...

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​A samurai sword experience. How you can practice basic sword moves, ​use a genuine, 400-year-old samurai sword to slice through tatami and ...

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