Yatais are an indelible part of what makes the Kyushu city's food scene so special.
The small trading outpost far down the eastern Coromandel Coast is well worth a visit for any history buff.
Information from North Korean officials is spotty, so all those in the industry can do is wait and wonder.
The San'in region consists of Japan's two least populous prefectures, Shimane and Tottori.
It'll cost you about NZ$80 but will make for an amazing Instagram post.
It's still possible - even on a short trip - to spend hours exploring or experiencing something new.
It's a love letter to all things British, from afternoon tea to Premier League football.
A veteran flight attendant's expert advice on where to go and what to do.