Japan Archive

Top 7 International Cities to visit

I’ve done a lot of traveling, and have been on every continent except Antarctica (I’ll get there, someday). I put together this list of my favorite international cities to help other travelers who might be wondering where to go next. (more…)

Cultural Japan on a Hakuba Ski Holiday

If you are looking for more than skiing on your Japan ski holiday, and want a chance to truly immerse yourself in Japanese culture, then you should be thinking about a trip to Hakuba. All too many people looking to get off the beaten track overlook Hakuba in favour of smaller resorts. But while smaller resorts like Myoko and Nozawa Onsen have undeniable charm, there are 10 resorts in Hakuba Valley (more…)

Japan – The Best Travel Destinations in Asia

Japan, the land of the rising sun holds the place of being one of the best travel destinations globally. The tourist attractions ranges from historical spots to the ultra modern structures they have built on the road to development. With a rich history and culture you are sure to have a quality time in your vacations there. (more…)

Top Travel Destinations to Explore

New York is one of best destination places to be in. You can catch a Broadway play or watch a game at the Madison Square Garden. The Metropolitan Museum of Art is another delight to visit. The city offers a lot of cuisines to dine from. Tourist attractions like Times Square, Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island are sure to keep you busy throughout the day. (more…)

Jigokudani: Hell for humans, but paradise for monkeys

Adorning the Japan’s Nagano province, Yamanouchi’s Jigokudani Monkey Park is the home of many wild Macaques that are known as Snow Monkeys. Stretching in the Joshinetsu Kogen National Park also known as Shigakogen in the Yokoyu river’s valley, Jigokudani literally means the ‘Valley of Hell and is named so because of the boiling water underneath spurting hot steam from the small crevices flanked by sheer cliffs and hostile as well as cold forests. (more…)