If you are thinking about travelling to Japan, there are some things you need to know beforehand. It is a magical and enigmatic place to visit. There are many things that are different about the destination, especially if you are coming from the Western culture.
On our first trip to Tokyo, we had the opportunity to take a tour with Urban Adventures and enjoyed our time walking through the back roads and alleys of Ningyocho and Nihonbashi area of Tokyo. On tour we discovered generations owned family businesses, nibbled on traditional snacks and pastries, and learned a bit about the Japanese culture along the way.
I firmly believe that every single country in the world offers that unique “something-something” that makes it stand out from all the other countries in the world. Well, I found nine things unique to Japan on a recent adventure through Asia that will forever make this country memorable and one of the high points in my travel life.
Whether you are interested in nature, culture or cuisine, Miyajima is fascinating, especially these five highlights for a day trip…
When one thinks of food in Japan one thinks of fresh sushi, saucy teriyaki, and crispy tempura — yet on OUR trip to Japan, we went in search of a unique Japanese fast food adventure!