Here are some of my favourite Top Japan Attractions based on my family trips to Japan in recent years. I lived in Kobe for three years during the 1990s but unfortunately that was in my pre-blogging days. It is always a pleasure to return to Japan and we always try to visit new and unusual places as well as some of the old favourites.
This temple has the world's biggest bronze reclining Buddha statue. It is a beautiful place to visit and is close to Fukuoka City.
Nagasaki is one of Japan’s most interesting and historic cities. Here are some Nagasaki attractions that I saw on a recent trip.
Yutoku Inari Shrine is built on stilts on a hillside, similar to Kyoto’s Kiyomizu Temple but far less famous. It makes a nice day trip from Fukuoka.
Kishi station on the Wakayama Electric Railway has a cat stationmaster called Nitama who draws in visitors from around the globe.
How to get a JR Kyushu Rail Pass from Malaysia and some tips on how to get best value and where to visit with your Northern Kyushu Area Rail Pass.
Yufuin is a scenic hot-spring resort tucked away in the hills of northern Kyushu, close to the spa town of Beppu. Here are some of the top things to see and do.
Hope you enjoy discovering these Japan Attractions as much as I have.