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National Museum of Nature and Science

From prehistoric times to now.

Yokokura temple

The Mummy of Yokokura Temple

The mummified remains of an 18th-century monk resides in this peaceful rural temple.

Himeji Castle in Hyogo, Japan during cherry blossom season

Himeji Castle

Hyogo Prefecture is home to one of Japan’s most beautiful castles, Himeji Castle. It is such a fantastic example of ancient Japanese architecture, that it often tops lists as one of the...

Shuzenji Onsen

A stunning onsen town a bamboo forest and wasabi ice cream but a tragic history.

Toji Temple at night and cherry blossoms in Kyoto, Japan

Toji Temple

Japan’s tallest pagoda, plus a flea market.

Sakura

Beauty becomes it.

Yamanobe-no-Michi Trail

Hiking Japan’s oldest road.

Minetopia Besshi

Become Indiana Jones at Ehime’s best theme park and historical site.

Dejima

Exit island.

Yoichi Nikka Whisky Distillery

Visit the home of Japan’s 'Father of Whisky' while treating yourself to world-class spirits.

Genbaku Dome (A-Bomb Dome)

In its resilience, it stands as a reminder of war’s devastation.