At 8.30am last Saturday, the Fuji Kaiyu (excursion) limited express pulled out slowly from Platform 9 at Tokyo’s JR Shinjuku station, with a crowd of railroad enthusiasts on…
Japan is a nation that exists outside of time: regardless of the season whenever you visit she remains beautiful.
What does Japan’s culture have to teach me? What is missing in my life, in our lives, that Japan could offer?
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The Mount Fuji World Heritage Center is a Japanese museum dedicated to Mount Fuji. Designed by Shigeru Ban, the center is shaped like an inverted mountain…
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It may be elusive, but it’s a view you’ll never forget.
Comprised of four mountainous, thickly wooded islands, Japan’s landscape is as stunningly beautiful as it is earthquake-prone. There are so many things to see and do in Japan that to focus your attentions in just one area would be something akin to a tragedy.
Loved by all, summit hikes to Mount Fuji is a popular activity for both locals and international tourists alike. However, on Aug 12, 2018, attempting to climb the spiritual peak proved to be challenging when an insane human traffic jam clogged up the hiking trail.
Conquer the summit of Mount Fuji for real this time, instead of just looking at it in pictures!
The climbing season for Mt. Fuji got fully underway Tuesday with three trails in Shizuoka Prefecture opening to the public.