Where to buy a cover for your JR Rail Pass
How to go to a baseball game in Japan
Want to go see a baseball match in Japan? We tell you how.
Help, I don’t like Japanese food
What to order when you think you don’t like Japanese food.
Japanese architecture, sign up for free courses
Want to know more about Japanese modern architecture? Follow these free courses.
The best ramen in Japan
Everybody’s got their own “best ramen in Japan”. Mine is the mukashi tonkotsu bowl at Kurume Taiho.
Hiroshi Sugimoto’s Enoura Observatory
A look at the extraordinary Enoura Observatory by the photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto
Renting a pocket wifi in Japan
Rent a pocket wifi for your trip to Japan, and you’ll be online everywhere you go. gokodama lists the pros and cons.
Tsukiji Fish market, worth a visit or not
Update: Late 2017 it was announced that the current Tsukiji fish market will close on October 6,2018 and will be demolished immediately after. That means the inner market, including the tuna action will move away from Tsukiji, but the outer market will stay. The new Toyosu market (Toyosu Shin Shijō 豊洲新市場, Toyosu New Market) will… Continue reading Tsukiji Fish market, worth a visit or not
Walking in Japan – download walking guides for Tokyo, Kyoto and more
Walking in Japan? Download free walking guides with routes and explanations of all the sights in Tokyo, Kyoto and more.
Catch your own squid at the market in Hakodate
Catch your own breakfast sashimi at the morning market in Hakodate, Japan.