We interview a fourth-generation tatami maker to find out what it's like to create this traditional flooring, and how it's evolving for the future.
A new book shatters antiquated views of Japan's traditional garment.
What are those stamp books people bring to shrines and temples? Find out all about the goshuincho and how to use one in this article.
The ultimate guide to the 34 national parks of Japan and their distinctive features.
With their retro architecture and atmosphere, these traditional towns around Japan offer a glimpse back in time to the Edo period — perfect for a strolling weekend getaway.
We’ve gathered four train trips around Japan that are all about the atmosphere inside, and the scenic beauty outside.