Osaka Science Museum: Hands-On Discovery

Osaka Science Museum: Hands-On Discovery

Osaka Science Museum is the city’s science centre. With exhibits spread over four levels and a co-located planetarium, it is a place mainly aimed...
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...
Fushimi Inari Shrine

Fushimi Inari Shrine with Kids: Hike Up Mount Inari Through the Famous Red Gates

For the fifth year in a row, Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice has ranked Fushimi Inari Shrine in the south of Kyoto as the top...
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...
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...
NIFREL In Osaka, Japan: A Unique Aquazoo Experience

NIFREL In Osaka, Japan: A Unique Aquazoo Experience

What exactly is NIFREL in Osaka, Japan? Is it a zoo? Is it an aquarium? To answer the question, NIFREL is an aquazoo – a...
Cookiecraft Studio, Ishiya Chocolate Factory & Shiroi Koibito Park, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan

Shiroi Koibito Park & Ishiya Chocolate Factory, Hokkaido, Japan: Confection At Its Finest

If you have ever imagined a place dedicated to chocolate and other confections, the Shiroi Koibito Park & Ishiya Chocolate Factory in Sapporo, Hokkaido,...
Tokyo National Museum: Treasure Trove Of Japan

Tokyo National Museum: Treasure Trove Of Japan

Established in 1872, the Tokyo National Museum is not only the oldest museum in Japan, but one of the largest as well. It is...
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...
Shinagawa Kumin Park, Tokyo: A Whale of a Time

Shinagawa Kumin Park, Tokyo: A Whale Of A Time

Shinagawa Kumin Park is located in Tokyo’s southern Shinagawa Ward. Its forested landscape stretches out for about a kilometre and is also home to...
Noboribetsu Marine Park NIXE, Hokkaido: Penguin Parades & Other Marine Encounters With The Family

Noboribetsu Marine Park NIXE, Hokkaido: Penguin Parades & Other Marine Encounters With The Family

A trip to the Noboribetsu Marine Park NIXE, Hokkaido, yielded plenty of fun for the kids and was a great way for the family...
Sai Yuen Farm, Hong Kong - Glamping with Kids

Glamping With Kids: Rough It Out In Luxury

Glamping with kids combines the best of both worlds. It offers the adventure of “roughing it out” and camping with the creature comforts that...
Inside Osaka Castle: Feudal Past And Commanding Views

Osaka Castle: Window To A Feudal Past And Commanding Views

One of the iconic symbols of Japan’s second largest city is Osaka Castle. Located within the lush Osaka Castle Park, this impressive structure, also...
Lessons At The Cup Noodles Museum: Creativity In A Cup

6 Lessons At The Cup Noodles Museum: Creativity In A Cup

The Cup Noodles Museum is a popular attraction in Yokohama, Japan. Dedicated to the humble cup noodle, it serves up novel ways for visitors...
Eggs 'n Things Pancakes

Eggs ‘n Things: All Day Pancakes and Delicious Breakfast Goodness in Japan

In Tokyo, Japan, it not uncommon to seek out Japanese pancakes - known for being fluffy and even soufflé-like. However, the one pancake place...
Sapporo Satoland, Hokkaido, Japan

Sapporo Satoland: Outdoor Fun At A Farm Theme Park In Hokkaido

Want a place where the kids can experience animals, nature and some outdoor fun in Hokkaido, Japan? A visit to Sapporo Satoland, an agriculture-themed...