Posts Tagged ‘ accomodations ’

Ryokan: Traditional Japanese Accommodations

Jun 3rd, 2009 | By | Category: History & Culture

When you visit Japan you may choose to stay at a ryokan (traditional Japanese inn) rather than a traditional hotel.  Ryokan offer visitors an opportunity to learn more about Japanese culture in an environment that is second only to that of staying with a friend who lives in a home that was designed in the […]

Go to the Mountains – In Japan! Part 2

Apr 27th, 2009 | By | Category: Outdoor Activities & Sporting Events

Today, Chris, an avid mountaineer and guest photographer for The Nihon Sun writes a follow up Go to the Mountain in Japan Part 1 and talks about preparing for your mountaineering adventure and offers tips on where to stay and what to bring with you.  Take is away Chris… Whether you are planning day trip […]