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Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine in Kyoto, Japan

Fushimi Inari Shrine

Follow the path to riches through 10,000 vermillion torii gates.

Mt. Fuji, Japan viewed from Chureito Pagoda in the autumn

Mount Fuji

An unforgettable experience to check off your bucket list.

nagashima spa land

Nagashima Spa Land

Come for the roller coasters, stay for the spa.

Kyoto Gion Festival

Wowing throngs of visitors for more than a millennium.

Mount Jonen

A brisk day hike accessible from Matsumoto.

Shimizu Tanabata Festival

Can’t make it to the Sendai celebration? Do 🎋 early!

Dontsuku Festival

Don’t call it a penis festival… then again...

Demon Fireworks of Noboribetsu

Is the path to hell paved with good intentions, or fireworks?

Sado Island Earth Celebration

Every August, it's the island's main event: A post-hippie island drum fest.

Yoshida Fire Festival

Fireworks at the foot of Mt. Fuji.

Fukuroi Enshu Fireworks Festival

Head to Fukuroi for the biggest fireworks fest in Shizuoka.