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YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - AUGUST 15, 2015: Yokohama's Chinatown district at night. It is the largest Chinatown in Japan.

Yokohama Chinatown

If you can deal without the Great Wall or the Terracotta Army, then you can get on with your life knowing that there’s a not-so-little slice of China just half an hour away from Tokyo.

Ukiha Inari Shrine

Retreat from the urban hustle and bustle of Fukuoka City by taking a trip to the “Kingdom of Fruits,” where you’ll find an inari shrine (Shinto shrine dedicated to the god Inari)...

Osugacho

Osuga Cho

A hidden gem of Hiroshima City’s nightlife and a perfect place to sink your teeth into some okonomiyaki.

Takasago Lantern Festival

Japan in color: A night of 10,000 stars.

Nichieiyu Bathhouse

Nichieiyu Bathhouse

One of Nagasaki’s oldest-standing local hangouts.

Mabuya

A rebirth of local art, community and food.

Enshu Flying Dragon Festival

See a dragon spit fireworks into the night sky.

Nakajima

Matsuyama’s citrus island retreat.

Mount Ikoma

A theme park atop a mountain all in Osaka’s backyard.

Daio Wasabi Farm

A spicy taste of rural Japan.

Nakatajima Sand Dunes

Move over Tottori — Nakatajima has baby turtles & kite battles.