Totoro’s Forest Hiking Trip!

As a fan of the Ghibli movie “My Neighbor Totoro,” I made a hiking trip to Totoro’s Forest (Totoro no Mori) located at Sayama Hill, Tokorozawa, Saitama about 1 hour train ride away from Tokyo. Here you have a chance to see real life scenes that were inspired by Oscar winning animated film maker Hayao…

Meet Doraemon in the Museum!

Fujiko F Fujio Museum or Doraemon Museum is located at Kawasaki city, just 30 minutes away from Tokyo. Robotic blue cat named Doraemon is a beloved manga character that many of us grew up with. The truth is that not only children, even adults are still interested in these comic series. Let’s go to catch…

Ninja and Traditional Village at Mt Fuji!

Do you know you can visit Ninja Village and Oshino Hakkai traditional village at the foot of Mt Fuji? Here’s a report of Japan Oriental Tour’s coordinator from Vietnam. =============================================== There used to be ninja and samurai until about 150 years ago in Japan. In this village, I felt like going back to the old…