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Tokyo Weather: 7-day Forecast for Tokyo and Japan (+What to Wear!)

Winter

What's the weather in Tokyo this week? Here we cover the weekly forecast for Tokyo plus Japan weather for the season. We also share tips on what to pack for Japan this month, plus some of the events happening now this season. Read on as we cover this week's Japan weather forecast and more!

Dream With Snoopy - A Look Inside Japan's Very First 'Peanuts Hotel'!

Kobe, Sannomiya, Kitano Hotels

Kobe, Kitano is an area inhabited by many foreigners since after the Meiji Period. On August 1, 2018, the Peanuts Hotel opened in this very city. It is the first hotel in Japan designed based on the internationally loved Snoopy! Each floor and guest room has a different theme featuring the adorable Peanuts characters. Join as we experience the charm of the Peanuts Hotel firsthand!

[MOVIE] Achieve Your Cosplay Dreams at Cosplay Studio Crown!

Akihabara Culture Experience

Anyone from pros, to amateurs, to people who've never cosplayed before can jump into Studio Crown in Akihabara to experience a professional level of cosplay that's both easy and affordable! Recently LIVE JAPAN took the opportunity to check them out!

Awesome Japan: 5 Popular Things to do in Osaka & Umeda

Osaka Suburbs Downtown

Umeda is so prolific it may as well by the face of Osaka. With JR, Hanshin/Hankyu, Osaka Metro and other essential train lines, you can get anywhere you need to go from Umeda, an area constantly filled with tourists, shoppers and businesspeople. Aside from the massive shopping mall, there are spots to look at the city’s nightscape, a variety of restaurants in the commercial street, and storied shrines in Umeda! Don’t just go straight to your hotel – check out some of the sights to see!

World’s Longest Suspension Bridge! Vibrant views from the Akashi Kaikyo "Bridge World" tour

Himeji, Akashi Landmarks

The Akashi Kaikyo Bridge is a suspension bridge about four kilometers long linking Kobe City and Awaji Island in Hyogo Prefecture. The distance between the two main towers standing in the Akashi Strait is 1,991 meters and is famous for being the longest in the world! Did you know that there is a tour that enables you to experience the size of the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge? Not only can you walk along part of the bridge, but you can also go up to the top of one of the main 300-meter high towers. 300 meters is the same height as Tokyo Tower! Read on to learn more about the great panorama awaiting you at the top.

Complete Guide to Visiting Japan in March 2020: Weather, What to See & Do

Spring

Japan in spring is magical! This is common knowledge for most. Cherry blossoms, welcoming weather, festivals, seasonal food. A great time to visit the country. Yet, most of us can’t go traveling for a whole season, and information more specific to a month or another is harder to come by, but worry not. Here we will talk about all there is to know if you are visiting Japan in March. Read on for a complete guide to visiting Japan in March.

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