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August 6, 2015
The Many Faces of Japan: 7 Decades After Hiroshima

The Many Faces of Japan: 7 Decades After Hiroshima

On this 70th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, we as American travelers recognize the many faces of the US-Japan relationship, in both war […]
January 29, 2015
Mt. Fuji Japan's #1 attraction

Why Mt. Fuji is Japan’s #1 Attraction

Mt Fuji: Japan´s Revered and Beloved Mountain Mount Fuji (富士山, Fujisan) is the heart and symbol of Japan. At 12,380 feet, this stratavolcano is the tallest […]
January 26, 2015
Imperial Palace

The Imperial Palace in Tokyo: Ancient Residence in a Modern City

The Imperial Palace in Chiyoda-ku is just a few steps from the Tokyo Station. Within its moats and walls rises the Imperial Residence, home to Their […]
January 19, 2015
UENO Zoo

Ueno Zoo: Affordable Family Fun in Tokyo

The Ueno Zoo, founded in 1882, is the oldest and most well-known zoo in Japan. If you are traveling to Toyko with young children, definitely set […]