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Kamui Ski Links: One of Hokkaido's Best Budget Ski Resorts

Asahikawa Skiing & Snowboarding

Kamui Ski Links, in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, offers an incredible variety of ski trails at very reasonable prices. Before you pack your bags and zip off, however, here's a list of important information you'll need to make the most of your trip there!

Visit Japan While You're Stuck Home: 5 Breathtaking Places For Your Bucket List!


Due to the COVID-19 situation, virtually all travel plans have been put on hold. But until we can travel again, this is the perfect time to put together some travel ideas and craft the ideal itinerary for your next trip to Japan! Most outdoor places are currently closed right now, but to help you get started on planning your next trip, we have compiled five locations with breathtaking views you can visit when they reopen, with accompanying videos taken last year you can check out!

Become a True Gundam Pilot - Stepping into the P.O.D. at a Tokyo Arcade! (Video)


Japan and robots go together like a hotdog and mustard. One of the nation’s most famous robot exports is known worldwide simply as “Gundam.” What started out as an anime has become a huge franchise with its own games, movies, and even a life-sized statue in Tokyo’s Odaiba. What many people don’t know, however, is that there is a way to pilot your very own Gundam robot!

Akan Yuku no Sato Tsuruga: The Hokkaido Lake Hotel You'll Never Want to Leave

Kushiro Hotels

Akan Yuku no Sato Tsuruga is a secluded hotel near Lake Akan, a lake in the eastern part of Hokkaido. Surrounded by mountains and forests, this area for ages has been home to the indigenous Ainu people. And recently, it has become a popular sightseeing spot along with its hot springs. With the theme of relaxing and enjoying deserved pampering at a local spa, we headed to Akan Yuku no Sato Tsuruga, a hotel renowned for the quality of its hospitality.

'You Still do THAT?!' 7 Things That Shocked Foreigners About Japanese Weddings

Marrying someone from a different country is bound to lead to a couple of culture shocks and clashes of opinion – no matter how well you get along, there are some things that are just too influenced by your upbringing! Here, we interviewed 7 non-Japanese living in Japan on their opinion of marriage in Japan. Some were married to Japanese people, but some simply commented on the situations of their friends and those around them – either way, there were a few shocks to be had! (The below comments reflect only the opinions of those interviewed).

Get the Ultimate Japan Experience - Top 50 Absolutely Must-Do Things in Tokyo!

Ueno Other Sightseeing

Tokyo - a vibrant city where the past meets present in an eclectic mix of traditional history and modern trends. Renowned as the birthplace of various cultures, the city also is known to the world for its famous sightseeing spots, delicious gourmet food, and accessibility to an abundance of interesting experiences, from the olden to the modern! With so many things to do and so little time, it's no wonder first-time visitors to Japan often find it hard to plan their itineraries. We understand that you want to make the most of your trip to Tokyo, which is why we've put together a list of the top 50 must-do things in Tokyo that will ensure you get the complete "Tokyo" experience. We're confident everyone can find something that tickles their fancy and allows them to have the trip of their life! Not all of these are locations - many are just amazing experiences that everyone needs to try at least once on their Japan travels!

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