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How to Get Close to the Snow Monkeys in Japan

How to Get Close to the Snow Monkeys in Japan 0

There were three major reasons for me to travel all over Japan for two weeks: the famous cherry blossom season, the anime/manga scene and, of course, the cute snow monkeys in Japan. It turned out, that getting to the Nagano Monkey Park wasn’t hard at all when you start from Tokyo, maybe not a day […]

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These 50 Japanese Souvenirs Absolutely Need to End up in Your Suitcase

These 50 Japanese Souvenirs Absolutely Need to End up in Your Suitcase

Japan is a wonderland. So much great food, outstanding landscapes, incredibly polite people and oh, the quality products! A getaway to Japan – even for the Japanese – is often intricately linked to shopping. That is no coincidence. Shopping is a national pastime and it is quite the experience as well. Underground stations in Tokyo, […]

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Get the Most out of Travelling Japan for Two Weeks

Updated Dec 2017. Visiting Japan for only a few days might leave you feeling like you haven’t seen nearly enough. There is so much to discover, so much food to try and so many places that will leave you in awe – Japan really has this overwhelming effect like no other country I have visited […]

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Did you know about these Jawdropping Cherry Blossom Spots in Japan?

Jawdropping Cherry Blossom Parks in Nagoya

The time is near! All around the world, cherry trees are opening their buds and making the world a little pinker but if you want a full on rose-tinted world, book a last minute flight (or one for next year) and head over to the land of the rising sun and the pink sakura. To […]

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