Northern Japan

Niseko

Niseko

Four days at Japan's top ski resort are four day well spent.

Shimokita Peninsula

Shimokita Peninsula

Haunted temples at Honshu's most northern point.

Oirase Gorge

Oirase Gorge

A beautiful world of tight rapids and rounded boulders.

Lake Towada

Lake Towada

The largest caldera lake on Japan's main island.

Shirakami Sanchi

Shirakami Sanchi

The largest stretch of pristine beech forest remaining in the world.

Namahage

What's a Namahage?

New Year's demons threaten to abduct naughty children.

Sanriku Coast

Sanriku Coast

Possibly the most dramatic 180 km of coastline in all of Japan.