The 9 Most Famous Landmarks to See in Japan

If you’re thinking about taking an interrail trip to Japan in the near future, you’re probably wondering which landmarks you should visit. And whilst there are hundreds of notable sights, there are particular famous landmarks that stand out from the crowd.  No matter what time of the year you’re visiting, the following 9 landmarks are…

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What to do and see in Hiroshima

It may not be as popular as visiting the likes of Tokyo or Kyoto, but there is no doubt that a trip to Hiroshima will not disappoint travelers and tourists. That’s especially the case for those who are fascinated by sites and cities of important historical significance. And there is no more historically significant city…

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What to do and see in Kyoto

If you think that a trip to Kyoto is just about visiting historical monuments and temples, then think again. While the city has more than its fair share of historical monuments – being the birthplace of ancient Japanese civilisation – it’s also home to a host of modern attractions too.  The purpose of this article…

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Where to drink sake in Japan

Sake is a way of life in Japan. There are few things that define Japanese culture better than a cup of aromatic and flavourful sake. This is the drink of choice for so many across Japan, and visitors have long been sampling the delicious rice wine beverage. If you are planning a trip to Japan…

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What to do and see in Tokyo

For many holidaymakers around the world, Tokyo offers the ultimate vacation experience. A city that has to be seen to be believed, Tokyo is one of the most exciting capital cities in the world and a great place for adventure-hungry visitors explore. In Tokyo you’ll experience sights, sounds, scents and tastes that are utterly unique….

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Japan Rail Route Templates

Not sure where to go on your rail trip around Japan? Get your plan started with our customisable route templates. These routes aim to inspire your travel around Japan – you should research your trip thoroughly in addition to using these templates. Some of the routes are quite fast-paced so edit your journey to make…

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