Tag: Japan

What We Lost When A Fire Destroyed 500-year-old Shuri Castle

The UNESCO World Heritage Site, Shuri Castle in Naha, Okinawa, Japan burned to the ground…

Into The Blue: The 20 Best Dive Sites in Asia

Swim away, swim away, swim away

Food festivals worth travelling for in 2019

If there’s anything that makes travelling somewhere new or familiar even better, it’s food. From…

9 Reasons to love Hakuba

Shine on in Hakuba

It Girls Georgina and Jess Wilson on why they love Niseko

We caught up with Georgina and Jess Wilson to talk about Niseko, their tips on traveling with a toddler, and their winter must-haves.

Sapporo Snow Festival

What You Need to Know about the Sapporo Snow Festival

If you are a kid, have kids, or have ever failed at building an igloo, the Sapporo Snow Festival needs to be on your travel to-do list.

New Niseko restaurants to look out for in 2019

Great new openings and old favourites for your next ski trip

A one-time opportunity to dine with renowned Chef Kenta Kayama in Niseko

For three nights only, the beautiful Somoza Gallery will be hosting a one-time only pop-up dining event by To Dining.

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9 travel resolutions for 2019

Even if you’re not a believer of making resolutions, we think it’s a good way to give yourself a little direction for the coming year.

Skye Niseko Hokkaido Japan hotel

12 Villas of Christmas: Skye Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan

Inside Skye Niseko, a brand-new ski-in-ski-out resort in one of the world’s top ski destinations.

London Regent Street Christmas

10 Christmas moods and where to go for them

So you don’t want to spend Christmas at home. Here are different Christmases you can do instead.

Rocky Horror Picture Show

5 scary places from horror movies you can actually visit

If you’re brave (or nuts) enough to take on these places, you should know that some of them may be haunted in real life.

5 Japanese dishes the locals love in Tokyo

A deep-fried beef cutlet, seared tuna cheek, a melon bun – which contains no melon – and a thick pork sandwich are among the capital’s other culinary treats

Chikuchiku Cafe Hedgehog home tokyo

A hedgehog bar opens today in Tokyo

Tokyo nightlife will never be the same again.

Most powerful passports 2018

These are the most powerful passports in 2018

The Henley Passport Index ranks all the passports in the world, according to how many countries their holders can travel to, visa-free.

Chalet Murasaki Niseko family friendly ski in ski out

7 Niseko stays that families with kids will love

The best Niseko accommodations that come with bunk bedrooms, babysitting services and other family-friendly features.