Not sure where to go in Japan’s largest port city? Whether you’re up for a relaxing day full of scenic landscapes or action-packed theme parks, we’ve got you covered. Read our list for top attractions you must not miss during your summer vacay in Osaka.

1. Osaka Castle


Calling all hiking enthusiasts and ‘Goblin’ Korean drama fans! Why don’t you leave Seoul and take a hike — to experience a ‘wonder-fall’ autumn at Odaesan National Park? As the largest natural woods of South Korea, Odaesan Mountain boasts thousands of native animals and plants, along withtreasured Buddhist sites like Woljeongsa Temple.

The fall colors make easy hiking trails more enjoyable throughout high craggy peaks and fir tree-lined pathways. Not sure how to plan your hike within one of South Korea’s top 3 mountains for fall foliage? Don’t sweat it — KKday has your back! …


Visit Hokkaido and be one of the first to view fall foliage in Japan. Hokkaido’s fall seasons starts in September and runs until November. Compared to Kyoto and Tokyo, it’s one of the first destinations where you can spot changing autumn leaves.

Make the most of this gorgeous season by trekking through national parks, relaxing in natural hot springs, and joining lively festivals with exceptionally fresh food. To help you plan your Hokkaido fall trip, we’ve put together this handy guide for the best things to do, along with helpful tips and tricks.

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Fall attracts tourists from all over the globe to South Korea’s rural northern areas and national parks — but how about experiencing autumn in Seoul? If you’re not into trekking (or just feeling lazy), skip the countryside hike and view brilliant fall foliage in Seoul instead.

Enjoy the comforts of city living while falling in love with nature’s most brilliant hues. See famous places in Korea, including Nami Island and Gyeongbokgung Palace, bathed in warm tones. Go ‘Seoul-searching’ for changing autumn leaves and discover the best of fall in Korea!

Here’s a list of 5 scenic spots and activities in Seoul during autumn:

1. Pedal along the picturesque Nami Island


If you’ve missed the window to book a trip to Korea’s fall foliage in the mountains this October, it’s not too late! Head to Naejangsan National Park, one of the top national parks to visit during autumn in South Korea. Naejangsan’s much-awaited ‘red carpet event’ is the last to take place among major South Korea mountains, with a peak around November 8.

Discover mountain landscapes, stunning waterfalls, and temples are cloaked in autumnal beauty. The riot of color created by fall foliage makes it perfect for hiking, drinking, and festivities!

Despite the heavier-than-usual crowds, you’ll witness the gorgeous autumn scenery…


Turn your basic Tokyo trip into an autumn-themed adventure and glimpse a different side of modern Japan! Along with Hokkaido and Kansai, Tokyo is one of Japan’s best regions to experience nature’s most festive season. This is because autumn color viewing sites, called ‘koyo’ spots, are scattered all around the cosmopolitan city.

Get lost in the overwhelming beauty of fall and Japanese architecture, from the bright yellow gingko avenues to the mixed reds and oranges of traditional gardens and historic parks. It’s also easy for first-timers to take a short trip starting from Tokyo to must-visit natural destinations, including Mt…


Be the first to view fall foliage in South Korea with a trek to Seoraksan National Park! Map out your adventure with our ultimate Seoraksan National Park hiker’s guide. Not only is it Korea’s third highest mountain, but also said to be the most beautiful — especially when covered in brilliant autumn leaves.

Whether you’re planning an easy day hike, or taking the whole weekend to conquer rugged paths, we’ve got you covered. Get all the info you need, from activities and hiking routes to difficulty levels, without opening multiple tabs. …


Need to add some color and life to your Instagram feed while craving delicious coffee in Seoul? Say no more — we’re giving you a whole new list of picturesque coffee places so you can fully immerse yourself in Korea’s quirky-cool cafe culture.

Choose among best cafes in Seoul for your aesthetic, whether it be Style Nanda’s bright neon pink signs or meticulously-crafted latte art from C. Through Cafe. Throw those finger hearts up a ‘latte’ at these Instagrammable places in Seoul:

1. Dreamy Camera Cafe


Visit Kyoto, Japan’s oldest city, to uncover the best of autumn and traditional Japanese architecture. Kyoto is home to a myriad of beautiful Buddhist shrines, Japanese-style gardens, and scenic mountains.

The ancient city has over 2,000 temples, which sets it apart from modern Tokyo and rugged Hokkaido. It’s your chance to bask in a serene atmosphere and forget all your worries.

We know it gets confusing with thousands of stops to choose from, including Arashiyama’s bamboo groves and Eikando Temple’s illuminated maple leaves. Luckily, we’re here to help! …


Towering over Taiwan’s capital city, Taipei 101 is an iconic 508-metre-tall tower that was the world’s tallest building for a number of years. Nestled next to Taipei’s historic temples, markets and cobbled lanes, this architectural marvel is the city’s most impressive landmark and boasts a 91st-floor observation deck. However, you’ll find the best views from Taipei’s hotels offering direct vistas of the tower, letting you soak up its beauty from your room.

With more than 400 million annual visitors, our friends over at HotelsCombined have found the best hotels with views of Taipei 101. …

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