An enduring symbol of the vibrant city's dramatic past.
These hot springs will make you feel like you're floating in the ocean.
Check out samurai re-enactments at this “Flying Castle” just a day trip away from Tokyo.
Tradition and gumption.
Home to one of Japan's original castles.
Kysuhu's little Kyoto has a big history.
Romance comes alive.
Hiding in Chiba: take a bus that goes under the ocean to the castle’s peaceful Edo-style town.
Quenching your need for speed and gyoza.
Five ways to view cherry blossoms at northern Japan’s favorite sakura-viewing park.
Feudalism, festivals and flowers.