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.
One thousand steps to Yamagata’s most iconic spot.
The road to hell isn’t paved with good intentions, but with fruit stalls and toy shops.
A quiet and historic resort town perfect for a weekend getaway.
Home of the best green tea in Japan.
Japan’s tallest pagoda, plus a flea market.
The heart of Shingon Buddhism at Mt. Koya.
Go forest bathing at Mount Daisen, try the hand-crafted Zen Burger and stay the night.
The heart of spirituality in Japan.
A theme park atop a mountain all in Osaka’s backyard.
Step inside ancient Japan.