A Foreigners Guide to Japanese Sentos and Bathhouses • 22 Questions Answered

A Japanese bathhouse (or sentō) has been an important part of Japanese culture for over a thousand years. Every day people from all over the country are heading to the sentō to enjoy their bath. While this is common in Japan, a sentō is not well known to westerners. With more and more foreigners traveling …

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Best Time To Visit Japan (2020) • Month By Month Breakdown

Tokyo to Nikko

So, you’re wondering when is the best time to visit Japan. We don’t blame you. Japan is a wildly seasonal country, with four very different seasons. In fact, there may even be more than four seasons. There’s spring, summer, autumn, and winter, sure – but within these usual seasons there’s a rainy season, cherry blossom …

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