Fewer than 3,000 people live on Iriomote Island, but they share its unique and spectacular landscape with an incredible array of flora and fauna. It's the perfect place for a wild and culture-packed adventure
Things have taken a slightly unsettling turn in Nagoro, on the Japanese island of Shikoku, where inhabitants have found a novel way of remembering the dead.
Every 21 May, 250,000 people around the world clink glasses to celebrate World Whisky Day. So here you'll find our favourite whisky distillery tours from around the world...
Laura Chubb heads off the beaten track in Japan, and uncovers a whole new side to the country
From charity trips to Tanzania to time-off maxing in the onsens of Japan, here's this month's best travel news
We like lazing on the sand, but we also like surfing, diving and being whizzed around in a big inflatable doughnut. Here's where to get your active beach fix.
A historic destination for pilgrims with wild, untouched landscapes, Nagasaki's remote Gotō Islands make for an unforgettable getaway
Souzou: Outsider art from Japan, The Wellcome CollectionSouzou (loosely meaning creation or imagination in Japanese) presents a diverse exhibition including cer
Keen to go beyond the bright lights of Osaka, Joe Minihane visits Iga, and finds a city where stealth is key