Category: Japan

Travel Plan : Todoroki Cave

For many people, Okinawa is the perfect holiday destination. However, warm weather and beautiful beaches aren’t the only reasons for coming to this paradise island. Okinawa sadly played host to one of the biggest and most significant battlegrounds during the Pacific War. The island stood as the last remaining obstacle before the Allies could advance…

By TravellingWelshman 7 September 2020 0

Top 20 Highlights: Hiroshima

Hiroshima is a strange symphony of serene nature, enlightening spirituality and the pinnacle example of the horrors of humanity. For many people, the city is a vital inclusion on any Japan itinerary. Hiroshima and its surrounding region is full of worthy highlights which are split between the history rich city and the nearby mystical island…

By TravellingWelshman 27 July 2020 0

Tokyo in 4 Days

New York, London, Tokyo. The city is regarded so highly for a reason. The cultural trend setting capital of Japan is the centre of art, entertainment and fashion in this corner of the world. It’s a city that prides itself on its incredible diversity for both its own cultures and of those abroad. Tokyo achieves…

By TravellingWelshman 13 July 2020 0

Travel Guide: War Tour of Okinawa

For the Japanese, Okinawa is the perfect opportunity to escape the rat race and indulge in some relaxation in a tropical haven. The appeal extends to foreigners worldwide who come for the serene nature, the abundant sea-life, the sweltering beaches and turquoise oceans. However, there’s much more that lays beneath the surface. Okinawa has a…

By TravellingWelshman 30 June 2020 0

Hiroshima in 2 Days

Hiroshima is a strange symphony of serene nature, enlightening spirituality and the pinnacle example of the horrors humanity is capable of. For many people, a tour of Japan would be incomplete without stopping over in Hiroshima. The city’s incredible historical relevance, mystical spirituality and national significance makes it obvious why its worth a stop over.…

By TravellingWelshman 15 June 2020 0

Top 20 Highlights: Kyoto

Though Tokyo’s chaotic madness is most people’s first association with Japan, the ancient capital of Kyoto deserves to be in the spotlight just as much, if not more. Considered by many to be the nations spiritual and cultural centre, for centuries Kyoto has played host to Japan’s elite. The city holds more treasures than any…

By TravellingWelshman 8 June 2020 1

Travel Plan: Seeing the Snow Monkeys

There are endless reasons that set the land of the rising sun at the very top of many peoples travel bucket lists. The chaotic LSD trip of Tokyo, Kyoto’s echoes of ancient pasts, Hiroshima’s memorial of apocalyptic terror and the tropical paradise of Okinawa. Equally as appealing would be the spectacular nature that Japan provides.…

By TravellingWelshman 1 June 2020 0

Okinawa: Times of War

The island of Okinawa is an unbelievable draw to not only the citizens of Japan, but also to people from across the globe. There’s plenty of appeal to this tropical little island; the beautiful nature, the abundant sea-life and the sweltering beaches. However for me, this wasn’t the main draw. Okinawa happens to come with…

By TravellingWelshman 25 May 2020 0

Top 20 Highlights: Tokyo

Tokyo; a city regarded by any as one of the greatest cities in the world. A city which comes with such a worldwide reputation must have a plethora of attractions scattered amongst its enormous expanses. Tokyo is filled from one end to the other with some monumental treats. From unique entertainments, immense history, limitless green…

By TravellingWelshman 18 May 2020 0