07 Jul 2017 in Discover Japan
All July, Kyoto goes into festival mode! With giant floats, great food and sprawling street parties, Gion Matsuri is an event to put on your wish list.
05 Jul 2017 in Just Relax
Get a close-up view of the Japanese tradition of cormorant fishing while enjoying fine dining on a private boat!
30 Jun 2017 in Food Culture
Discover how one small company in Tokyo is helping revolutionize Japanese senbei (rice crackers) with a sensational new concept.
28 Jun 2017 in In immersion
Be carried away by the sounds of musicians playing at a private concert, in a remarkable architectural setting just minutes from Matsumoto Castle.
23 Jun 2017 in Food Culture
With rice such an integral part of the Japanese diet, it’s no wonder rice planting is celebrated across the country. Discover the Otaue Matsuri festival experience!