An unusual partnership between grape farmers and Japan Railways gives Shiojiri a most unusual station.
Learn more about the Miyagata Hearse, an unusual Japanese funeral tradition.
Japan's new passports feature backgrounds using views of Mount Fuji by 19th century master Hokusai
Travel Rob visits a historic city in Japan that escaped most of WW2's damage. See more!
An incredible big Buddha Statue is just one of the wonders of the Shindaiji Temple. See more!
Travel Rob Explores exciting Ikebukuro in Toshima, Tokyo.
A Japanese glamping resort has a plan to turn the rainy season into a niche experience instead of a washout.
Japan's all-you-can-ride rail passes for visitors, previously available only through agencies and airlines, will now be sold online.
In an unusual conversion of a historic building, Nintendo's former headquarters in Osaka is becoming a hotel.
Japan's flag carrier is running a promotion to encourage visitors to see more of Japan.
Four, not three, wise monkeys in a German store set PHeymont the task of reconsidering "see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil."
In Hokkaido, a snow resort goes one-up on ice hotels with an entire village of ice shops and cafes.
Travel Rob finds the right place to find a Pokémon. See what to expect.
Travel Rob visits a nice bakery in Japan.
Faced with a declining Buddhist population, numbers of Japanese temples are opening their lodgings to western visitors.