Is it worth queuing for one of Tokyo's finest ramen? The answer is a resounding 'yes'.
Tattoos can have sinister associations in Japan.
A hostel vibe within a sophisticated design hotel is Japanese cool at its best.
Sapporo: things to see and do
Best visit now, before everyone discovers it.
If you've prepared properly (with warm clothes, food, sleep aids), you'll be in for a bargain-basement surprise.
An eating movement that celebrates basic cuisine punches way above its weight.
Udon is a way of life in Takamatsu.