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Maiko in Kyoto

July 17th, 2014 by Jeff Aasgaard

My family and I decided to head to Kyoto this past Saturday. My kids are now old enough to appreciate the beauty of this ancient city and the weather was to be clear and not too hot. I always make it a habit to look down small alleyways and to pay attention to all the small details while sightseeing. I call this “sightseeing with your…

Tips For Planning A Fantastic Holiday in Japan

October 3rd, 2013 by Vincent Penez

Japan, like many other countries, can be overwhelming at first. It can also be expensive if you’re after luxurious treats. Food and accommodation can cost hundreds of dollars a day. However, you can do many things in a much cheaper way with a bit of help, and this won’t stop you from having a fantastic holiday in Japan.     *Food Expenses* If you want…

Sightseeing with Your Eyes Open

August 12th, 2011 by Jeff Aasgaard

While you are in Japan, of course you will have to visit popular landmarks such as Mt Fuji, temples in Kyoto, Miyajima… Those places are a must; but your travel is not restricted to the touristic spots, there are plenty of surprising things in Japan, everywhere, you just need to look around you. The staff of Rediscover Japan lives around Osaka, so we would like…