Looking to experience Japan’s historical and rural side? You might be best off leaving Tokyo behind for Saga Prefecture in Kyushu.
Add Maizuru, Kure and Sasebo to your travel list—three old Japan port towns chock-full of natural beauty, historical attractions and nautical adventures.
Make the most of your 2-week JR Pass—explore 14 Japan World Heritage Sites in 14 days!
You can see a whole lot of Japan in 7 days with this handy itinerary for JR Pass holders.
Looking to fly from South Africa to Tokyo? Read our guide on how to do so most cheaply. We discuss the best flights, travel times and more—with local insights from someone who's done the journey several times.
Takayama is the perfect weekend getaway with onsen towns, a laid-back atmosphere, famous gassho houses and more. Plus, we've done all the planning legwork for you!
Looking for cheap flights from Toronto to Tokyo? Here's our money-saving guide on doing just that.
Sometimes falling into a bed at the end of the day is all you need, but you can easily make it part of the adventure.