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The beautiful Kanazawa region of Japan has a few, but really nice halal restaurants you'll be glad to know about. Here is a selection of some of the best.
The Aomori Nebuta Matsuri is one of the big three festivals of its kind in the Tohoku region. "Nebuta" is in reference warriors carried on floats traveling to the center of the city. Aomori puts on an amazing spectacle with gigantic lantern-floats surrounded by dancers in unique costumes dancing to traditional music. This event attracts approximately 3 million people every year. A must see!
Ocean day, also known as Sea Day, Marine Day or "Umi no Hi" (海の日), is a Japanese national holiday in July. Find out where the origin comes from, it's cultural significance - or lack of, actually! - and special events surrounding Ocean Day, including the Marine Day Odaiba Lantern Festival!
The Hakata Gion Yamasaka is a hugely popular float festival that attracts approximately 1 million spectators every year in Fukuoka City. The festival has a 750-year history and is one of Fukuoka's most prominent. Read on to discover what makes this event so great!
The Odaiba Marine Day Lantern Festival is a great summertime activity in Tokyo. Enjoy the sight of countless paper lanterns on the beach with the Rainbow bridge and traditional boats as the backdrop! Check out the foods and other things to do as well!
Finding gluten-free restaurants and cafes in Japan is not always easy. This is why we made a list for you of some of the best addresses in Sapporo serving gluten-free meals and desserts! Even if you are not on a gluten-free diet, you should find these places irresistible!
Ikebukuro has plenty of good spots to enjoy your evening and party until the wee hours of the night! You will definitely find this area guide useful if you are looking to have fun in Ikebukuro after 8 PM.
Arguably one of the best sushi bars in Tokyo is Sushi Isshin in Asakusa. It boasts a Michelin star! The sushi chef has a special way of making his rice and the toppings are always incredibly fresh.
Here's your essential list of things to do around Tokyo Station to enjoy the best of what this area has to offer. You can start by having breakfast around the station, and after some sightseeing, it'll be time for lunch. Here are some suggestions you're bound to love on how to enjoy Tokyo Station.
Osaka has amazingly good ice cream. You'll be struck by the originality and quality of the ice cream you can find in the Kansai metropolis. This guide introduces the 5 best ice cream shops in Osaka.