Ashikaga Flower Park Winter Illumination

In all seasons except Winter, Ashikaga Flower Park in Tochigi Prefecture is a wonderland of gorgeous seasonal flowers including one of the largest wisteria that blooms for a few weeks in the Spring. But in Winter, the park must transform itself into a carnival of lights, over 3.5 million in 2016, to become one of…

Toshimaen

If you are in search of the fastest, most modern roller coasters in the world…you may want to skip Japan. With few exceptions, amusement park rides in Japan are about equivalent to state fair rides in America. This means Japanese amusement parks have to be a little more creative with their marketing. For example, Toshimaen,…