Bathing with Strangers. Try It, You Might Like It

Many westerners might consider it strange to be butt-naked with a bunch of strangers, but Onsen (hot spring bath) plays a key part in Japanese Culture. Just don’t make eye contact.

Kanagawa is a dynamic part of the greater Tokyo area. The capital city, Yokohama, features the famous Chinatown district and endless entertainment options.

30 mins from Tokyo (29km)
Great all year round
Population of 9m
Recommended Sights
Recommended Hotels

Day Trip to Hakone: Winter Special

via sharleenchao/33258545853/sizes/l/ I noticed the first snow of the season on the alps near us this week. Winter is fast approaching and while that does mean cold, there are some definite positives to travelling in Japan during this season, such as the afore

12 Hours in Hakone – Autumn Special

Hakone is a really nice area in Kanagawa prefecture and is perfect for a daytrip from Tokyo. For sure, you can go there every time around the year, but every season has its special atmosphere and highlights. Now, with October ending, let us take a look how to

Get Creative and Make Your Own Noodles

Everyone loves cup noodles right? Well there's a perfect place for us cup noodle lover fans.Located at Yokohama ( closet station Minatomirai , which is a 12min walk to the museum ).Once you arrive you have to purchase a ticket at the counter before entering ,