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Kinosaki Onsen The Real Japan Rob Dyer

Hot Spring Hopping in Kinosaki Onsen

​Kinosaki Onsen is a 1300-year-old onsen (hot spring) ​village famous for its seven different public ​baths and charming atmosphere.  Onsen towns like Kinosaki encapsulate all that is attractive, enticing and rewarding…

Seike Yuba Kyoto The Real Japan Rob Dyer

Seike Yuba (Tofu Skin) Restaurant, Kyoto

​​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 skin. ​​I recently tried yuba for the first time…

ANA Experience Japan Fare The Real Japan

ANA Experience Japan Fare

​As part of their domestic flight service, ANA’s Experience Japan Fare is a great, cost-effective way to explore Japan by air. ​​​​All Nippon Airways, usually abbreviated to ANA, is the largest…

Subscriber Yukiko with Rob Dyer at The Real Japan MeetUp 2018, Bib Bar, Osaka

The Real Japan MeetUp 2018

​I hosted the first ever The Real Japan MeetUp in Osaka on 26th December 2018.  Quick Navigation Why I did itPeople really wanted to be a part of itThe venuePrize…

Kyoto Traveler's Inn The Real Japan Rob Dyer

JAL Japan Explorer Pass

​ Japan Airlines offer an excellent flight deal – which is only available to foreign tourists. It’s called the JAL Japan Explorer Pass. ​ Quick Navigation ​A simple, low-cost solutionPrices & routes covered​Free…

goya champuru The Real Japan Rob Dyer

Okinawan Food and Goods

The people of Okinawa live longer than anywhere else in Japan (indeed most of the world), and much of that longevity is attributed to their diet.  O​kinawan food is diverse…