Monthly Archives: June 2014


FALL in love with Japan 1

  Fall foliage, also known as kōyō or momiji, are to the Japanese autumn what cherry blossoms is to the spring. Colorful Maple and Ginkgo trees turn vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow. From mid-September through early December, the “kōyō front” slowly moves southward throughout Japan. Here are some […]


Foodie picks from the Japan Classics Tour

It’s no secret we LOVE delicious food and restaurants with great ambiance. Here are the top picks (for now) from our Japan Classics Tour. Yakiniku-Japanese BBQ Yakiniku broadly means “grilled meat” in Japanese and is a welcome experience on tour. A built in grill at your table allows you to roast the marinated beef, chicken […]