Japan This! Tours Blogroll

Japanese History

  • JapanThis!
    My original website, exploring Edo-Tokyo one place name at a time – roughly 400 articles and counting
  • JCastle
    The definitive Japanese castle website in English by my friend Eric – more than 500 castles and counting

Japan Travel

Podcasts & YouTube

  • A Short History of Japan Podcast
    Fun 35-episode history of Japan by my friend Cameron starting at the creation myths; definitely listen before visiting!
  • Linfamy
    Videos about Japanese folktales and Heian Period samurai stuff


  • Offbeat Japan
  • Awesome travel and exploration photos by my friend Jordy
  • Kuumil
    Awesome Instagram photos of geiko and maiko from Kyoto

Submit Your Content

If you think your site is of interest to JapanThis! fans, feel free to contact me here.
I’m especially interested in beautiful photos of Japan, informative history and culture blogs1, and your own travel experiences in Japan2. My clients are pretty specific, so I’m picky about what I include. But you never know if you don’t try!

Feel free to contact me here.





  1. Japanese history, tea culture, the world of geisha, kimono fashion, ukiyo-e, contemporary art & design, kabuki, etc.↩︎

  2. Personal experiences/nothing spammy, please.↩︎