If you love to travel, this country has probably already captured your heart as a safe and yet thrilling destination.
From outdoor art galleries to surf breaks, forests to ramen and a plethora of onsen.
Everything here is serene and composed, the ideal antidote to the boisterousness of Tokyo at large.
Summer in Japan is the perfect time to lace up your walking boots and explore some awe-inspiring scenery.
Ninja master Izo Ichikawa is upstairs waiting to induct us further into the subtle art of killing people quietly.
See one of the country's most heart-melting sights: snow monkeys relaxing in mountain hot springs.
For over 140 years, this has been the summer getaway of choice for the rich and the royal of Japan.
The 12-seat design of Out is spare, but the menu is positively skeletal.
Sublimely unique, Japan is beautiful, warm and inviting. This archipelago of islands, also known as the "Land of the Rising Sun", is meeting point between traditional and contemporary. With an abundance of cultural wonders from The Golden Pavilion to Nijo Castle; natural wonders from Mount Fuji to snow onsens; and modern pow-wows of high-rises, malls and restaurants.