Follow the path to riches through 10,000 vermillion torii gates.
Ise is the original pilgrim's playground; home to Japan's holiest shrine and some of the friendliest people you'll encounter.
Cross the floating boundary between the human and spirit world.
Hike or take a ropeway up to this historic ocean-side shrine that is just as impressive as Nikko's Toshogu Shrine.
Ever shot archery from a horse!? You can watch the great show here at this UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site.
A little village with big things happening: Fire festies and a hike the height of Tokyo SkyTree.
Need an escape? Day trip into this iconic Japanese city home to many important shrines and temples.
Wash your hard-earned cash in a money-multiplying spring.
Gain beauty and celebrate the famous Gion Festival around here.
Weeping wisteria, beautiful shrines and a brisk hike up a few mountain trails in lovely Tochigi.