This category lists personal travelogues, travel journals, and other sites which contain significant narrative content about trips to Japan.

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An American Visit to Japan, 1923
This is the diary kept by the maintainer's grandfather on his visit to Japan from August 6 to September 10, 1923. An idyllic travelogue culminating in the cataclysmic Tokyo Earthquake and Fire.
A Better Life in Japan
Tips and tricks to live better in Japan.
Bilder Book Japan
Mostly pictorial travelogue of a trip to Tokyo and Kyoto. Site is bilingual in English/German.
Birdwatching Trip Report
Report from a birdwatching trip to Japan in early 2002.
Black Ant's Tanka Journey to Japan
English language tanka and haiku sequence from a poetry journey to Japan.
Blog Japan of a Gaijin
The journey of Aala, a young traveler in Japan. Discover this country with him and learn a lot about its culture and history.
Blue Skies, No Sushi
Eric has enlightening experiences in Japan while expounding on the benefits of Open Source and Linux.
Brendan Paull in Japan
Experiences of Brendan Paull living in Japan, specifically cycling, mountain climbing and travelling.
Budget Trouble
Blog about travel in Japan, focused on Japanese festivals.
BURARI JAPAN
Blog about my trip to Japan and other items of general interest regarding Japan and the Japanese culture.
A Canadian In Kobe
Thoughts and stories from a Canadian living in Kobe Japan.
Curious Japan
Interesting posts and photos discovered from traveling in Japan.
Dan's Adventure in Japan
Perspectives from a Hospital Administration student from Iowa during a summer internship at Kameda Medical Center in Kamogawa City, Japan.
Elf Junction, Ink
Details one person's six months as an English teacher in Japan. Includes pictures from, among others, Tokyo, Kyoto, Kamakura, Hiroshima and Miyajima.
Fukuoka Dreaming
A blog about how to see Fukuoka through the eyes of a local and the curiosity of a tourist
Ghost of Matsubara photo blog
Collection of photos taken by an American Musician in Japan.
Goya Republic
Travel blog about Okinawa
Gregory Melle's Year 2000 Travelogue - Japan
Travelogue for Japan portion of Greg's "BIG 2000 TRIP."
Hikaru's Boring Place on the Net
Accounts of various trips to Japan in 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 and 2004.
Japan by Maciej Swulinski
Travel photographs with commentary. Visited many historical sites in Nara Kyoto and Nikko.
Japan by Motorcycle
Daily journal of a 7000km, 24-day motorcycle trip across Japan in 1999. Includes text and photos covering most regions including Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu and Shikoku.
Japan Gourmet Expedition
Travelogue with detailed descriptions and photos of the food (e.g. sushi, okonomiyaki, sukiyaki, natto, shiokara, shirako, ramen, soba, tendon). Places visited: Tokyo, Nikko, Yonezawa, Kyoto.
Japan on $1000 per Day
The Tognazzini's spend two weeks in Japan where they would eat poisonous fish, sleep at mountain inns, and travel the length of Japan's main island, leaving a trail of hundred dollar bills like Hansel and Gretel's trail of bread crumbs.
Japan Tour
Daily travel report from Japan with photos and interesting details about the culture
Japan Trip 1998
Details of a 1998 trip to the Tokyo area to visit friends and in-laws.
Japan Trip 1998
Daily journal and photos from teen's trip to Japan.
Japan Trip Guide
Trip guide for Kyoto, Osaka and Kobe
Japan Trip Report
Short travel report concentrating on cultural and other notable topics from the author's perspective.
Japanese Ties
Stories of travels through Japan, especially Sapporo and Kyoto
Jeremy's Japan Trip
Includes flight schedule, travel log and many photographs of Jeremy's trip through Tokyo, Kamakura and Kyoto.
JG's Japan Trip Report
John Greene visits Japan to see seven Phish concerts in 2000.
Joel and Robin's Trip to Japan
Text and photos detailing a 2001 trip to Tokyo, Hakone, Takayama, Kyoto, Nara, and Hiroshima.
Joseph's Tales from Japan
In October 2000, Joseph Tame decided to take a break from life in the Swiss Alps and travels through Hokkaido, Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe, Nagoya and Tokyo.
Journey to Japan
Ric Getter's personal memoir of a two-week trip to Japan, his wife's homeland.
Kintaro Walks Japan
Video documenting the journey of a young American across Japan in search of his lost birthplace.
Lazy Hiker Photo Journal
A travel photo journal from Japan
Leo's Travels in Japan
Leo covers Tokyo, Kamakura, Wadayama, Kinosaki, Himeji, Hattoji, Okayama and Ushimado on his 1998 trip and visits Kanazawa and Kyoto in 2004.
More glimpses of unfamiliar Japan
About traveling off the beaten tracks in Japan, including articles on Japanese culture, nature, history, art
Muza-chan's Gate to Japan
Blog of a seasoned traveler. Includes travel notes, trip reports, daily photos, essays about Japanese customs and traditions, facts, trivia and music.
My Trip to Japan
Details of a sumo oriented trip to Japan in 1998. Includes pictures of several top athletes.
My Trip to Japan
Narrative and pictures from David Goldsmiths' trip to Japan in January 2000.
Oniko Goes To Japan
Includes Japan travel diary detailing travel to Tokyo, Mt. Fuji, Yamagata, and Saigoku (Kansai).
Our Discovery of Japan and its Culture
A visit to Japan in 2001 by the parents of a girl teaching English in Chiba.
Portraits of an Island People
Photo-essay's Chronicling Life in Okinawa Japan
Rash in Japan 1999
Journey report for a 1999 trip to Tokyo and some nearby areas.
Rodger Swan's Chanel
Collection of short videos from an English Teacher traveling in various parts of Japan
Samurai Dave: The Roving Ronin Report
Travel, history, festivals, socio-political commentaries and stories on cultural activities.
A Second Trip To Japan
A three week trip starting in the southern city of Kumamoto, visiting 11 different cities finishing in Tokyo. Highlights include the festivals in Kyoto, Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, Miyajima, Matsumoto and hot springs in Kyushu.
Seven Days in Hokkaido
Intrepid traveler, Angus Tin, searches his soul in Hokkaido.
Solo Japan
Travel report from a Finn who visited Japan in November 2002 for 14 days. Thoughts, experiences, photographs, tips and links.
The Soul of Japan
This site is dedicated to traveling, hot-springs, sake and food, all in Japan.
Tokyo Story
Blog about life in one of the world's biggest, most exhilarating cities.
Tom and Jana's Japan Journal
The journal and photos from Tom Goetz and Jana Neighbors' 2001 trip to Japan.
Travel Adventures: Japan
Contains many stories and pictures - each of which can be enlarged and sent as a postcard for free. Links to travel sites.
A Trip to Japan
Three engineers take a two week trip to Japan to see the source of all things electronic (and visit a few friends along the way). Some of the high points include Tokyo, Nikko, Aizu-Wakamatsu, Kyoto, Nara and Toyohashi.
Wayward Random - Japan Trip
Details one person's first visit to Japan for two weeks in 1998. Includes a detailed journal and many photos.
Weill in Japan
Chronicles a student's six-week homestay and attendance of International Christian University's Summer Courses in Japanese.
Where Mt. Fuji meets Matterhorn
Japan explained from the inside with a global viewpoint
Yakushima
Details of a one-man backpacking expedition on the island of Yakushima in Kyushu.
Zooming Japan
A close-up view on living and traveling in Japan provided by a German woman who's been living in Japan since 2008 and travelled to all 47 Japanese prefectures.

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