Japan Itinerary: 12 Days in Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka & Hakone

Last updated on June 5th, 2024 at 02:17 pmJapan offers an incredible juxtaposition of modern technology alongside ancient temples and traditions. It is also one of the world’s safest countries, making it an ideal travel destination for visitors. Taking a two-week vacation will leave you with around 12 days to explore Japan. The bustling energy…

Trees surround the lakeside Kinkaku-Ji (Golden Pavilion) Temple in Kyoto, Japan

What to Expect in Hakone, Japan at a Ryokan

Last updated on February 20th, 2024 at 11:59 pmRyokans are traditional Japanese inns renowned for the ultimate zen experience. They typically offer comfortable rooms, traditional kaiseki dining, mineral baths (onsen) and wonderful customer service. Visitors to Japan should definitely plan to stay in a ryokan for a portion of their trip. Here is what to…

Photo of snow capped Mount Fuji with a cable car