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Osaka Castle – Osaka’s Famous Landmark

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The one major landmark you can be sure people in Kansai hold in high pride is Osaka Castle, perched upon a raised platform and...

Tokyo Wan Kannon – Futtsu, Chiba

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Tokyo Wan Kannon (東京湾観音) is a Kannon statue standing at more than 56 metres or 20 levels high. Situated in Futtsu, Chiba and facing...

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park – 広島平和記念公園

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August 6, 1945, would be the day that goes down in history that devastated the city of Hiroshima, and particularly the area surrounding the...

Grave of the Fireflies (火垂るの墓) – Film Review

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The 1988 classic film Grave of the Fireflies (火垂るの墓) came way before Studio Ghibli's (ジブリ) many classics such as Spirited Away (千と千尋の神隠し), Howl's Moving Castle...

Gunkanjima – The Lost Island of Mining

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The Isle of Concrete Ruin Gunkanjima (軍艦島 aka Hashima island), also know as 'Battleship Island' for its resemblance to a naval warship, is a historically...

Nagasaki – The Historical Cosmopolitan Metropolis

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The City of Old Nagasaki is a city with a lot of historical significance, from its European influence and its war-torn memories, it has many...