Follow the path to riches through 10,000 vermillion torii gates.
Don’t be fooled by Sanjusangendo’s austere exterior; concealed within these dark wooden walls are a 1001 statutes of the Goddess of Mercy, all built to human scale.
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.
Take the plunge at one of Kyoto's most iconic sights.
Find your zen at one of the world’s famous meditative rock gardens—serenity-seeking tourists tested, UNESCO approved.
The grand temple of Senso-ji looms large in the heart of Tokyo’s downtown.
Eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites guarded by some very hungry deer.
The “Skid Row” of Osaka may be a dream for budget-conscious tourists, but is it safe?
Come for the wine, stay for the fire!
One of Nagasaki’s oldest-standing local hangouts.