Sakura Spots in Tokyo

Between late March and early April is one of the popular seasons for the tourists in Japan. Sakura (桜 – cherry blossom) is in full bloom in this season and you will see a lot of beautiful Sakura trees in Tokyo. Here are some major Sakura spots in Tokyo areas. Shinjuku Gyoen (新宿御苑) Shinjuku Gyoen features more than one thousand cherry trees of over a dozen varieties, including numerous early and late blooming trees. There are spacious lawn areas, and the atmosphere is calm and peaceful. Unlike other parks in Tokyo, alcoholic drinks are not allowed to bring in here. CS comments: This park is good for family to enjoy picnic….

How To Get To Hakone

Hakone (箱根) is part of the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, less than 100 kilometers from Tokyo. Famous for hot springs, natural beauty and the view of nearby Mt. Fuji, Hakone is one of the most popular destinations among Japanese and international tourists looking for a break from Tokyo. How To Get To Hakone The easiest and the most reasonable way to go around Hakone is to get “Hakone Freepass” which is available at Odakyu Line Shinjuku Station. Not only you get discounts on the transportation but you get discounts for some facilities by showing your Hakone Freepass. Hakone Navi Recommended Hot Springs and Spas Hakone Yuryou This facility is quite new. There…