From beaches to bays, mountains to caves, it's always worth stepping outside the capital cities, writes Kerry van der Jagt.
Ute Junker When the food matters as much as the rooms, check our list of hot hotels, writes Ute Junker.
Think small and look for small delights in big cities, writes Lance Richardson .
Ute Junker Tokyo tempts your tastebuds at every turn, writes Ute Junker.
Shopping in Tokyo is not just retail therapy, it's a feast for the senses through displays of cutting-edge art and design, writes Misha Janette.
Cherry blossoms in full bloom in Tokyo. Tokyo's cherry blossom trees were in full bloom on March 22, Japan's weather agency said, marking the second earliest blossoming in the capital on record.
Take a sneak peek inside the Tokyo Sky Tree, the world's tallest communications tower and second-highest building.
The cities renowned as the world's most expensive aren't so expensive any more - as long as you have the benefit of coming from Australia, writes Tim Richards.
Tripologist I would like to go to Tokyo. But after the nuclear plant problems, how safe is it?