Like this post? Help us by sharing it! Despite being a huge fan of his home city, Fukuoka, InsideJapan Tour Leader Mark Rawlins swaps the south to see the highlights of northern Japan in autumn. Like this post? Help us by sharing it!
Like this post? Help us by sharing it! Located right at the northern tip of Honshu, Japan’s main island, the axe-shaped Shimokita Peninsula may not (yet) be somewhere on your wish list of places to visit in Japan. However even in this remote part of Japan you can find one of the country’s top three […]
Like this post? Help us by sharing it! A short ferry ride off the coast of Wakkanai, Japan’s northernmost city, Rebun Island is small in area, but packs a wallop in charm. I have been there three times now, and there is just something about it that continues to lure me back. As I recall […]
Like this post? Help us by sharing it! Tohoku, the northernmost region of Japan’s main island, encompasses six prefectures and countless fascinating destinations. It is a region of wild countryside, rustic hot spring towns and deep winters spent under a thick blanket of snow, brightened by some of the country’s most impressive festivals. To the […]