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Official 2024 Cherry Blossom Forecast – All of Japan

Official 2024 Cherry Blossom Forecast – All of Japan

On January 10, 2024, the Japan Meteorological Corporation (JMC) unveiled its first comprehensive cherry blossom forecast for the year. This forecast provides specific flowering (kaika) and full bloom (mankai) dates for the Somei Yoshino cherry trees across about 1,000...
Hokkaido: A Tapestry of Seasons and Sensations

Hokkaido: A Tapestry of Seasons and Sensations

Embark on a journey to Hokkaido, Japan’s pristine northern treasure, where the harmony of nature’s grandeur and cultural heritage creates an unparalleled travel experience. Luxury Japan Travel presents an enticing narrative of Hokkaido through two distinct...
Christmas in Japan: Top 10 things to do

Christmas in Japan: Top 10 things to do

Christmas in Japan: A Unique Blend of Tradition and Modernity In Japan, Christmas is celebrated in a style that is uniquely Japanese, intertwining global traditions with local customs. It’s a testament to Japan’s ability to absorb foreign cultures and reinvent them in...
How to Manage Fatigue While Enjoying a Luxury Japan Travel Tour

How to Manage Fatigue While Enjoying a Luxury Japan Travel Tour

Embarking on a tour of Japan, especially with a reputable company like Luxury Japan Travel, is an exhilarating experience. The excitement of exploring new places, experiencing different cultures, and tasting unique cuisines is boundless. However, it’s crucial to...
How to use a Japanese Onsen

How to use a Japanese Onsen

Embracing the Onsen Experience on Your Luxury Japan Travel Tour One of the most quintessential and rejuvenating experiences in Japan is enjoying an onsen, or Japanese hot spring. These natural baths are not just about physical relaxation; they’re deeply embedded...
Hanami: Japan’s Cherished Cherry Blossom Viewing Tradition

Hanami: Japan’s Cherished Cherry Blossom Viewing Tradition

Hanami: Japan’s Cherished Cherry Blossom Viewing Tradition In Japan, the arrival of spring is marked by a centuries-old tradition known as hanami, literally “flower viewing.” This celebration of cherry blossoms, or sakura, is more than just admiring...
Official 2024 Cherry Blossom Forecast – All of Japan

Cherry Blossoms in Hokkaido: A Symphony of Pink and White

Hokkaido’s Cherry Blossom Season: A Hidden Gem in Japan’s North Spring in Hokkaido is a whispering tale of beauty, where the cherry blossoms, or sakura, bring a delicate splendour to Japan’s northernmost island. Unlike the more frequented cherry...
2024 Tokyo, Yokohama, and Nikko Cherry Blossom Forecast: A Blossoming Spectacle

A Luxury Cherry Blossom Tour: What’s it like?

Cherry Blossom Season or Sakura Matsuri is by far the most popular time to visit Japan. Tourists from all over the world converge on Japan during the months of March, April and May to hopefully get a glimpse of the magnificent beauty.  Whilst everyone has their own...
How Expensive is Japan? 8 Important things to know.

How Expensive is Japan? 8 Important things to know.

How expensive is Japan? This is a question that is asked over and over again… With the incredible interest in Japan as a safe, clean and wonderful tourist destination, a question on everyone’s mind is how much do things actually cost? Whilst there are a...
The Taste of Luxury – The Top 10 things to Eat in Japan

The Taste of Luxury – The Top 10 things to Eat in Japan

Japanese cuisine is fast becoming a crowd favourite the world over. Sushi bars, ramen restaurants and donburi cafés are popping up all over the place, and, it seems the world can’t get enough. We have run exclusive gourmet food tours of Japan for many years. We have...