Snow-walled Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route opens Japan Today - Apr 17 The Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, a snow-walled mountain road in Tateyama, Toyama Prefecture, fully reopened to traffic on Thursday, after its wintertime closure.
Top 5 Nikko japan-guide.com - Apr 16 Nikko is a town at the entrance of Nikko National Park, most famous for Toshogu, Japan's most heavily decorated shrine, and Tokugawa Ieyasu's mausoleum. The area boasts many historical and natural highlights.
Japan passport most powerful in 2021 dlmag.com - Apr 15 While international travel is still restricted in a bid to control the pandemic, the index of the world’s most powerful passports has been released.
Fewer people out at night in Tokyo, Kyoto NHK - Apr 14 Mobile phone data show that fewer people were out on Monday night compared to a week before in downtown areas of Tokyo and Kyoto, where intensive measures were implemented to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
Most Trendy Hipsters Town in Tokyo | Shimokitazawa Afternoon Walk Virtual Explore - Apr 12 Shimokitazawa was a former farming village that turned first into a dense residential area, and later into a thriving arts and music community. It has been described as bohemian, hippie, artsy, indie, and in recent times, hipster; Shimokitazawa is all of these things.
Japanese Decorative Sushi Story | Saiku Style ONLY in JAPAN - Apr 10 This variety of sushi is a lost art and unknown outside Japan. The elaborate designs and use of the ingredients create beauty from food. This is SAIKU SUSHI and was quite popular in the Showa era but has sadly disappeared.