Japan Travel Guide

Take a trip to Japan, a country that has a reputation for being a little unconventional. Amid a culture of honor, family and strict order, drinking provides a balance to this lifestyle and an outlet for people to relax.


Activities
Ryogoku Kokugikan Sumo Hall
Opened in 1985, the Ryogoku Kokugikan Sumo Hall is an indoor sporting arena located next to the Edo-Tokyo Museum in the Sumida district of Tokyo.
  • Tokyo, Japan

Ryogoku Kokugikan Sumo Hall

Opened in 1985, the Ryogoku Kokugikan Sumo Hall is an indoor sporting arena located next to the Edo-Tokyo Museum in the Sumida district of Tokyo.
Tokyo, Japan
Phone: +81 3-3623-5111
Sumiyoshi Taisha Sorihashi
Part of one of the oldest shrines in the country, the Sumiyoshi Taisha Sorihashi is an arched bridge outside the Sumiyoshi Taisha temple in Osaka, Japan.
  • Osaka, Japan

Sumiyoshi Taisha Sorihashi

Part of one of the oldest shrines in the country, the Sumiyoshi Taisha Sorihashi is an arched bridge outside the Sumiyoshi Taisha temple in Osaka, Japan.
Osaka, Japan
Phone: +81 6-6672-0753
Akihabara Gamers
Similar to a comic-book store in the US, Akihabara Gamers is a specialty store that focuses on Japanese anime, comics and games.

Akihabara Gamers

Similar to a comic-book store in the US, Akihabara Gamers is a specialty store that focuses on Japanese anime, comics and games.
Chiyoda, Japan
Phone: +81 3-5298-8720
Shin Sai Bashi Suji
Looking to gather up a few gifts for your loved ones back home? Make sure to stop by Shin Sai Bashi Suji, Osaka’s main shopping district.

Shin Sai Bashi Suji

Looking to gather up a few gifts for your loved ones back home? Make sure to stop by Shin Sai Bashi Suji, Osaka’s main shopping district.
Osaka, Japan
Phone: +81 6-6211-1114
Tokyo Skytree
One of the most impressive skyscrapers anywhere, the Tokyo Skytree is the world’s tallest broadcasting tower.

Tokyo Skytree

One of the most impressive skyscrapers anywhere, the Tokyo Skytree is the world’s tallest broadcasting tower.
Tokyo, Japan
Phone: +81 3-5302-3470
Hakone Kowakien Yunessun
If you want one of the most unusual spa experiences in Japan, make sure to stop by Hakone Kowakien Yunessun, a spa resort known for its wine bath.

Hakone Kowakien Yunessun

If you want one of the most unusual spa experiences in Japan, make sure to stop by Hakone Kowakien Yunessun, a spa resort known for its wine bath.
Kanagawa-ken, Japan
Phone: +81 460-82-4126
Otaue Rice Planting Festival
An annual celebration that involves praying, singing and dancing while new crops are planted, the Otaue Rice Planting Festival in Osaka is an ancient event, dating back to AD 211.

Otaue Rice Planting Festival

An annual celebration that involves praying, singing and dancing while new crops are planted, the Otaue Rice Planting Festival in Osaka is an ancient event, dating back to AD 211.
Osaka, Japan
Phone: +81 6-6672-0753
Suntory Yamazaki Distillery
The Suntory Yamazaki Distillery is an award-winning distillery that specializes in some of the world’s best whiskey.

Suntory Yamazaki Distillery

The Suntory Yamazaki Distillery is an award-winning distillery that specializes in some of the world’s best whiskey.
Osaka, Japan
Phone: +81 75-962-1423

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