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Most tourists will only glimpse the region as a blur through a bullet train window; Chubu, though, deserves your attention.
Wedged between the more famous regions of Kansai and Kyushu is one of Japan’s most beautiful gardens, the country’s oldest shrine, ever-changing sand dunes and a tiny island reigned by rabbits.
It's a whole new world on the northern island of Hokkaido.
For centuries, Kansai has been the cultural heartland of Japan.
Most people will come to Kanto for Tokyo but the region has other talents that are well worth setting aside some time to explore.
Kyushu is one of Japan’s four main islands and by far it’s most underrated.
Discover white sandy beaches, crystal blue waters, wild jungles, and centuries of unique native traditions.
Shikoku, the smallest of Japan's five main islands, is a hidden gem of history and spirituality.
Japan's most poetic landscape and the gateway to the Buddhist afterlife.