• Walking Into the Commercial Days of ‘Little Edo’

    Head out of Tokyo to a charming city named Kawagoe, often called ‘Little Edo’ owing to its well-preserved atmosphere that reminds of the ancient period. Guests ride the local loop bus with a guide to Kita-in temple, among whose halls are the only remaining palace buildings of the former Edo Castle. Another highlight are the […]
    • August 26, 2015
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  • Ochudou Trail Offers Easier Route up Mount Fuji

    Mount Fuji is one of Japan’s most iconic images, instantly recognizable for its snowcapped symmetric beauty. For many it represents a challenging climb, but for some it is a challenge too far.
    • August 5, 2015
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  • The Masterful Creation of a Samurai’s Sword

    A rare treat that excites on every level. Shrouded in secrecy, the samurai’s sword is a work of art – immortalized in legendary tales.
    • July 23, 2015
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  • Uncovering the Beauty of Sendai

    With roughly one million inhabitants, Sendai is by far the largest city in the Tohoku Region and one of the country's 15 largest cities. Destination Asia has created an exploratory program to reveal this compelling city to travelers.
    • July 7, 2015
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  • Volcano Alert Raised to Level 3 at Mount Hakone

    Tuesday afternoon (30 June), local time, the volcano alert for Mount Hakone on Honshu Island was raised from Level 2 to Level 3 following a minor earthquake in the region.
    • June 30, 2015
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  • Lavender Fields Lure Travelers to Hokkaido

    Lavender is one of Hokkaido’s most famous agricultural products, valued not only within Japan but across the world.
    • June 18, 2015
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  • Modern Take on the Ancient Teahouse in Kyoto

    The artistic Kou-An Glass Teahouse has proven to be an extremely popular attraction in the eastern mountains of Kyoto.
    • June 8, 2015
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  • New Geisha Experience in Kanazawa

    Following the popularity of our program in Kyoto that allows guests to spend an evening with a geisha, Destination Asia Japan has developed a new geisha dining experience in Kanazawa.
    • May 20, 2015
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  • Change to Ghibli Museum Ticketing System

    The Ghibli Museum is a portal to a storybook world with the visitor assuming the role of main character.
    • May 8, 2015
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  • Oki Islands Present an Untouched Paradise

    The Oki Islands are an archipelago in the Sea of Japan, which are administratively part of Oki District, Shimane Prefecture.
    • April 23, 2015
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  • Mexico Meets Tokyo With New Restaurant

    The Hacienda del Cielo Bar and Restaurant in the trendy Daikanyama district offers great night-time views of Tokyo from its ninth-floor rooftop.
    • April 10, 2015
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  • The Fervent Goma-kito Ceremony

    Our program commences with a cross city journey to Fukagawa, a charming and less crowded corner of Tokyo.
    • March 30, 2015
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