Golden Week in Japan consists of Showa Day, Constitution Memorial Day, Greenery Day and Children's Day. Golden Week is one of the busiest and most crowded times of the year, so here is our guide to avoiding the crowds and congestion.
Bringing you various tips to help make your time in Japan more efficient!
Spring rolls around and it's "hanami" or "cherry blossom viewing" time. Japanese companies often have an official company hanami as a way to welcome their new workers and to celebrate the new fiscal year. Learn how to navigate the company hanami!
As sakura, or cherry blossom season, commences, prepare youreself for hanami! From picnic mats to drinks and food, be sure to pack the essentials to make your hanami a memorable one!
Nipponbashi Street Festa will transform Osaka's famous Den Den Town into a stage for Japan's biggest cosplay event. Cosplayers from all over the country, and world, will strike a pose for hoards of photographers this weekend.
While Uber and Lyft may not be viable options in Japan, the taxi services are still perfectly reliable options. Learn how to hail and ride a taxi in Japan with our quick guide.
In Japan, White Day is when women's Valentine's Day gifts are reciprocated by men. From fancy limited-edition chocolate to Karl Lagerfeld's latest collaboration with department store SOGO, here is our guide to gifting!
Tokyo Disneyland or Tokyo DisneySea... which one should you choose?
Heading to an onsen? Find out about the etiquette you need to know before you go!
Take a journey through the beautiful city of Kobe while riding the Kobe city loop bus!
Izanau teaches you how to use an ATM in Japan and the best places to withdraw money from international accounts.
Banking in English in Japan can be challenging due to the language barrier and lack of English speaking staff. Here's the guide to the most foreigner friendly banks in Japan.
Introducing 3 things to do in Osaka during Golden Week!