Chiba

Though largely only known for its airport, Chiba Prefecture actually boasts an eclectic assortment of hidden attractions to explore.

Feb 11, 2021

Backyard Tourism Vol. 9

Backyard Tourism Vol. 9

Located near Narita International Airport, the Hiyodori-zaka in Sakura City is a bamboo-lined path that can rival the likes Kyoto's Arashiyama.

May 28, 2020

Sacred Katori Jingu

Sacred Katori Jingu

Found not too far from Narita International Airport, Katori Jingu is a holy site in Chiba that pays homage to the legacy of swordsmanship.

Apr 19, 2019

Chiba's Nokogiriyama

Chiba's Nokogiriyama

Found on the western coast of the Boso Peninsula, Nokogiriyama (lit. "Sawtooth Mountain") makes for the perfect day trip from Tokyo.

Jan 25, 2019

Historic Sawara

Historic Sawara

Found a mere stone's throw from Narita International Airport, the historic area of Sawara makes for a great final destination before your flight.

May 1, 2018

A Narita Area Guide

A Narita Area Guide

Unbeknownst to many transit passengers, the area around Japan's Narita International Airport is home to an amazing smorgasboard of allures.