Top Attractions and Restaurants in Nagano Prefecture

nagano jigokudani monkey park

What do the vast Japanese Alps, steamy onsen, spiritual pilgrimages and awesome winter sports—including the 1998 Winter Olympics—all have in common? Nagano Prefecture! Travelers who love the outdoors and engaging in inspirational adventures beyond the city will find no end to the wonders Nagano has in store.   Places to Go Togakushi Village and surroundings […]


Top attractions and restaurants in Okinawa

okinawa churaumi aquarium

Okinawa is one of Japan’s best vacation sites—for both the Japanese and international tourists alike. The tropical waters make for oceanic adventures, and the historical locations throughout the islands are unique to Okinawa. Festivals and culture are abound wherever you go. Okinawans are always smiling and energetic, bringing sunshine to even cloudy days. No matter […]


Top Attractions and Restaurants of Chiba

train station at chiba prefecture

Chiba lies on the eastern outskirts of Tokyo, but it’s more than just the suburbs of the metropolitan region or the location of Narita International Airport.  Since you will most likely be accessing Tokyo from Narita, you might as well do some exploring while you’re at it! The prefecture and main city of the same […]