Learn and experience it all at once.
The inspiration behind the villain’s hideout in the 2012 Bond film Skyfall, Gunkanjima is an eerie time capsule of Japan’s industrial age.
Wide open spaces and Edo tradition.
The inspiration for Hayao Miyazaki’s ‘Ponyo on the Sea by the Cliff.’
Call it Okinoshima or Tomogashima — this mysterious tiny island has big history.
Mountainous and magical.
The home of the Sanada Clan in exile.
A rustic Edo Era industrial town, where the thick, sweet smell of soy sauce wafts through timeworn wooden warehouses and stores, a constant reminder that this is the birthplace of soy sauce.
Never too many art galleries, or chestnuts, in this quaint town in Nagano!
Truly live like the locals at this park dedicated to these ancient Yayoi period ruins, going back over 2,000 years.
Two stones in Yokohama tell a big story of generosity and spirit.