Great food, rich history, unique culture and futuristic thinking; no wonder a Japan holiday is high up the bucket list of many.
The tea ceremony, chado in Japanese or the ‘way of tea’ is a must-do experience on your holidays to Japan.
Weddings can be a fascinating (and fun) window into different ways of life, whether the traditions have their roots in culture or religion and are recent or age-old. Here’s what a traditional wedding would like in Asia.
Any traveller hoping to visit Japan knows that the country’s incredible cuisine is unlike any other.
One of the greatest travelling adventures is throwing yourself into a new culture by experiencing the local cuisine, however unusual it may seem.
Wander through streets lined with Edo-period architecture, trek to see Japanese macaques in their natural habitat and join Buddhist monks for their morning prayers on your once-in-a-lifetime trip to Japan. This island nation is a beautiful blend of densely populated cities littered with temples, and mountainous regions hiding some of the country’s oldest towns and […]
It’s in the grey and gloom of January that our travel daydreams get extra vivid; you know, the ones where you can almost feel the warmth of the sun on your face and smell the tropical scents in the air.
Sake is often the spirit that comes to mind when we think of Japan, but this country has developed an impressive range of spirits and liqueurs over centuries which are totally unique to the nation.