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Have you come across a hidden beauty in Japan?

Kusatsu Onsen Beautification
The hot spring town north of Tokyo keeps becoming more attractive thanks to various beautification projects.

Tomioka Silk Mill - World Heritage
Japan's newest world heritage site is centered around the country's first modern silk factory, located in Gunma Prefecture, north of Tokyo.


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Tabimori - travel app for Japan
A new, free smartphone application including speech translation, route planner, weather forecast and more.
Toranomon Hills opens
Opened on June 11, Toranomon Hills is Tokyo's newest landmark and tallest building.

Ginzan Onsen
One of Japan's prettiest, old-fashioned onsen towns was finally added to our sightseeing guide.
Three Years After The Tsunami
Part seven in our open-ended series about the recovery of the tsunami-hit coast of the Tohoku Region.

Best Hiking in Japan
A list of recommended hiking destinations across Japan for easy walking to multi-day trekking.
Shopping around Osaka
Exploring the wide range of shopping opportunities around Osaka Station from the newest malls to the local shopping arcades.

Past articles... List of current major renovations - 2011 Earthquake Update

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2014/07/05 - Trip to Kanto area ~Saitama~ (Nanami Ringo)
2014/08/22 - Gifu Road Trip Part 3: Hida Takayama (scarreddragon)
2014/08/22 - Gifu Road Trip Part 2: Gujo City and Shirakawa-go (scarreddragon)
2014/08/22 - Gifu Road Trip Part 1: Gifu City and Gujo Caves (scarreddragon)
2014/07/24 - 2014 Uwajima Ushioni Matsuri/Warei Taisai (TheTripod)
2014/07/01 - Yuutoku Inari Jinja - The Kiyomizu of Kyuushuu (TheTripod)
2014/08/07 - Feel local people's daily lives by bike (gregory patrisse)
2013/11/15 - Enjoying history in Kyoto (Robbu)
2013/11/14 - Hiking in Miyajima / Walking for peace in Hiroshima (Robbu)
2013/11/13 - Osaka calling! (Robbu)
2013/11/12 - Tour to Mount Fuji and beyond (Robbu)
2013/11/11 - A rainy day in beautiful Nikko (Robbu)
2014/07/04 - Where Heda? (sparringenthu)
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