From its rich history and breathtaking landscapes to its unique and delectable cuisine, Japan is a dynamic country with so much to offer. But there’s more to this exciting Asian destination than its famous and frequented capital of Tokyo, and with Mastercard, you can fully experience the different sides of Japan. Tailor your itinerary to suit your ideal Japan vacation by letting Mastercard show you what makes each city unique.
Hokkaido may not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of traveling to Japan, but this dynamic, wide-open island has a unique charm—with its long winters, lush forests and laid-back culture. For instance, its prefectural capital Sapporo, is home to the most delicious beer in the region, and it’s also the main setting of the blockbuster local film, Kita-Kita. That is why more travelers are becoming keen to unravel its beauty.