Nagano, the capital city of the Nagano Prefecture, has a population of around 400.000 people and was in 1998 home to the Olympic Winter Games.
It's a relatively quiet city, being a gateway to several tourist attractions in the area including a ski resort. In the city itself, you can visit several olympic venues including the M-Wave.
The Zenkõ-ji Temple is another place worthy of a visit, a complex housing several temples and shrines.
Asakusa (浅草) is a town in the Taito Ward of Tokyo. It was the only down town area long before World War II, before Shinjuku and Shibuya became such important centers of business and comme…
When you hear the name "Shibuya", those in the know immediately think of the fashion mecca of youth in Tokyo. This area in the vicinity of Shibuya's main train station is an incredible array …
Shinjuku. One of the wonders of the world. Maybe not, but if you have never been to a big city you may think so when you come to this section of Tokyo! Shinjuku is one of the 23 wards or sect…