Perhaps not so much a secret as a well-hidden and widely unknown Yoshimizu-en is a private garden tucked away in the countryside of Hiroshima prefecture. … More A Secret Garden, Yoshimizu-en
Autumn in Japan is approaching fast and many people are looking forward to the stunning colors that take over Japan.
Buttsu-ji Temple offers a gorgeous display of different hues of red, yellow and orange. … More Autumn Colors In Buttsu-ji Temple
Being an ethical eater in any country seems like a mission and it seems even more complicated in Japan. If you are visiting Himeji you should take advantage of the opportunity to visit this wonderful restaurant that caters to both our carnivorous friends as non-animal product eaters. … More A Vegan Friendly Gem In Himeji
You think the humble rice cooker is only good for cooking rice? Ha, let me reveal a beautiful, delicious world of cooking with the rice cooker… I promise this will be a treat! … More The Magical Rice Cooker (Which Cooks Infinitely More Than Just Rice)
Through increased tourism and foreign workers, will Japan’s uniqueness be jeopardised? For the answer, perhaps it’s best to ask around a little. … More Will Foreign Influence Ruin What Is Great About Japan? Or…
Let the record show that I did say “probably”. … More 5 Ice Cream Flavours You Can Probably Only Find In Japan
Head-quartered in Tokyo, this NPO is on a mission to create a world without human trafficking. … More Japan’s Kamonohashi Project: Tackling Human Trafficking
Most people view Hiroshima as THE Atomic Bomb City and not much else. This gorgeous, green little city has much to offer though. Having lived in Hiroshima for a while I would like to offer my personal view on this beautiful city… … More A View On Hiroshima
In Japan, mountains get their own public holiday. … More What (and Why) is Japan’s ‘Mountain Day’?
Only one of these photos wasn’t taken in Japan. … More Random Japan