Journey to Asia and visit fascinating Japan Travel locations. Go where the old meets the new in some very interesting cities. My travels have taken me to Japan frequently, and am excited to share my favorite locations and information. This list is not conclusive but highlights the more interesting places. My favorite times to visit Japan is in spring for the cherry blossoms and fall for the color changing of the leaves. Let us take us a visit to the land of the rising sun and start with Kyoto one of my favorite cities. Links are in green..