Tag Archive: Things to do in Japan

Things to see in Osaka: Dotonbori (Minami)

Home to one of Osaka’s most recognisable symbols – Dotonbori in the Namba (Minami) area is a loud, bright, and busy place to explore. So much fun by night.

Things to See in Osaka: Osaka Castle

Osaka Castle – the scene of many of Japan’s most important and defining events. The second largest city outside of Tokyo in Japan.

Things to See in Kyoto (Part Three) – Just my Travel Notes

There is so much to see in Kyoto, with almost 2,000 temples you won’t see it all.

Japanese Formula One Grand Prix (Part Three – Sunday Raceday)

Raceday at the 2015 Japanese Grand Prix, held at the Suzuka International Circuit about an hour outside of Nagoya.

Japanese Formula One Grand Prix (Part Two – Saturday Final Practice and Qualifying)

Following a wet day yesterday, we had our fingers crossed that Saturday would bring better weather. The Japanese Grand Prix is a great event to attend if you are in Japan, even for the non-sporting fan.

Things to do in Japan: Japanese Formula One Grand Prix (Friday Practice)

The Japanese Grand Prix is held at the Suzuka International Racing Circuit. Over three days the best racers in the world battle it out on track in challenging conditions.

Places to go in Japan: Kanazawa (Just My Travel Notes)

During the Edo Period, Kanazawa served as the seat of the second most powerful feudal clan, the Maeda Clan. Today, Kanazawa remains an important city in its region and serves as the capital of Ishikawa Prefecture.

Things to see in Tokyo: Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building (Just My Travel Notes)

Standing over 240m tall the two towers of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building provide an amazing observation deck which is open to the public for FREE.

Just My Travel Notes: Things to do in Tokyo (Akihabara)

Tokyo’s Electronic Town – Akihabara – is an amazing experience. So many stores selling an eclectic range of products.