Sunshine Aquarium in Ikebukoro, Tokyo: Underwater Journey, Up In The Sky

Sunshine Aquarium in Ikebukoro, Tokyo: Underwater Journey, Up In The Sky

Sunshine Aquarium has one of the most unique locations for an aquarium – the rooftop of a shopping mall. Found at the top of the...
Fuji TV Building Observation Deck, Odaiba: The View From The Big Sphere

Fuji TV Building Observation Deck, Odaiba: The View From The Big Sphere

If there is one structure that captures that futuristic spirit of Odaiba, it is the Fuji TV Building. There is no mistaking the silver-coloured...
Hello Kitty Shinkansen: Making Memories On Japan’s Cutest Bullet Train - Japan Rail Pass

Hello Kitty Shinkansen: Making Memories On Japan’s Cutest Bullet Train – Japan Rail Pass

It’s cute and absolutely adored. Its face is over 40 years old with nary a wrinkle. Wish I could say it’s me, but only...
Hokkaido Summer Itinerary: Shades Of Lavender And Blue

Hokkaido Summer Itinerary: Shades Of Lavender And Blue

Summer is a glorious season for a visit to Hokkaido. While we had visited Hokkaido several times before, the children never seem to get...
Visiting Tokyo With Kids On A Family Vacation: Mix-and-Match Suggested Itineraries

Visiting Tokyo With Kids: Itineraries For Families With Children

Tokyo, Japan is a big city. It is also an exciting destination with tons of things to see and new experiences. When visiting Tokyo...
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, Tokyo

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, Tokyo: Oasis of Nature in the Big City

Shinjuku is a busy district of Tokyo, typically associated with shops, offices and restaurants. However, a short distance from the bustle of the city...
Ichiran Ramen in Tokyo

Ichiran Ramen: How To Eat Ramen Like A Monk In Tokyo

Ichiran Ramen has gained quite a following among ramen-lovers. In 2016, Forbes magazine went far as to claim it was the best ramen in...
Toyota Mega Web: Car Theme Park in Odaiba, Tokyo

Toyota Mega Web: Car Theme Park in Odaiba, Tokyo

Part car showcase, part amusement centre and part automobile museum, Toyota Mega Web at Odaiba, Tokyo is a must-visit car theme park for motoring...
Najavu at Namja Town, Namja Town Japan: Carnival Games and Gyoza in Ikebukoro, Tokyo

Namja Town Japan: Carnival Games and Gyoza in Ikebukuro, Tokyo

Namja Town Japan at Sunshine City shopping mall in Ikebukuro, Tokyo is an indoor themed park. It is an amusement centre, atmospheric hang-out place...
Mount Moiwa: Ropeway To Spectacular Views Of Sapporo, Hokkaido

Mount Moiwa: Ropeway To Spectacular Views Of Sapporo

Standing south-west of Sapporo is Mount Moiwa, one of the must-do places to visit when in Hokkaido’s capital. From the mountain’s base, the Mount...
VR Zone Osaka: Heart-Stopping Fun At Osaka’s VR Entertainment Facility

VR Zone Osaka: Heart-Stopping Fun At Osaka’s VR Entertainment Facility

Conveniently located on the eighth floor of the HEP Five mall, VR Zone Osaka is just a five-minute walk from Umeda Station in Osaka,...
Kids Plaza Osaka: Play, Learn And Discover In Japan

Kids Plaza Osaka: Play, Learn And Discover In Japan

A colourful kid-sized city tower, fun tinkering experiments and tons of other amazing experiences await at Kids Plaza Osaka – a children’s museum in...
Tokyo Toy Museum: Hands-On Playground In Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo Toy Museum: Hands-On Playground In Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan

Kids and family will love paying a visit to the three-storey, former elementary school building that is now the Tokyo Toy Museum. This indoor...
Doraemon Play Zone, Playground at New Chitose Airport, Hokkaido

New Chitose Airport With Kids: 7 Family-Friendly Things To Do

Hokkaido, Japan’s New Chitose Airport is an amazingly family-friendly airport with plenty to keep kids occupied during a stopover. The airport consists of domestic...
Tokyo's Attractions for Kids

Best of Tokyo with Kids

Good food, great shopping, beautiful parks, and plenty of things to do and see. Tokyo has something to offer for everyone in the family....
Venus Fort Odaiba Church Plaza

Odaiba Venus Fort: Shopping In A Medieval Town Under A Changing Sky

Venus Fort is a shopping mall in Odaiba, Tokyo that will make you feel as if you have been transported to a medieval European...