1. Kuzumochi: Sweet Serendipity

    Inspired by the recent “Fermentation Tourism Nippon” exhibition in Tokyo, in which “fermentation designer” Ogura Hiraku …

  2. Japan’s Culture of Fermentation: Microbial Transformations and Their Potential for Tourism

    A picture of a nose on the clear plastic box i…

  3. The Hakone-Tozan Line: Switchbacks and Flashbacks

    The Hakone-Tozan Line serving villages in the hot …

  4. Osaka’s Star Set to Rise Again

    On November 23, Osaka was selected by member count…

  5. New Ways to View Mount Fuji

    The Mt. Fuji World Heritage Centre, Shizuoka, whic…

  6. Toden-Arakawa: The Narrow Road to Tokyo’s Deep North

  7. Osaka-Kansai Expo 2025: “Designing Future Society for Our Lives”

  8. The Chichibu Lines: Hikers’ Delight

  9. Nagasaki: Window on the World

  10. Kanazawa: In the City of the Maedas