By Sponsored Stories05 Nov 2018A country of curious contradictions, Japan offers an eclectic mix of natural beauty and modern cool. All Nippon Airways helps you discover the most grammable photo ops within the Land of the Rising Sun. It’s a bird, it’s a plane, no it’s ANA! As Travel Agents, we are often referred to as Superheroes for the amazing work that we do. Imagine being able to give your customers the super-power of flight by booking them on the ANA network to explore Japan. With over 121 domestic routes, they are in competition with the likes of Superman to give your customers the best undiscovered gems of Japan via the power of flight. Encourage your customers to look beyond the realm of the usual cities via the forces of Instagram #travelgoalz. Find some inspiration from these top 7 Japan Instagram photo spots: 1. Naoshima (✈️: Takamatsu View this post on Instagram Just leaning on a giant pumpkin on an island in Japan. #HalloweenMood #Naoshima #Japan 📷 @abowles123 A post shared by Matthew Bowles (@mattbowlesmaverick) on Oct 26, 2018 at 8:43am PDT With a population of only 3,000 this beautiful island is accessible via boat from Takamatsu (Shikoku) and contains some of the worlds most unique contemporary installation art. To experience a view like this doesn’t take 100 angles, it relies heavily on the zen space blending two of the most beautiful images we rely on from Japan – nature and architecture. 2. Shiretoko (✈️: Nemuronakashibetsu) View this post on Instagram #japan #japantrip #trip #pentax #instagramjapan #北海道 #photo #photography #写真 #hokkaido #shiretoko_photo #shiretoko #utro #worldheritage #世界遺産 #知床 #知床半島 #知床連山 #自然 #naturephotography #nature #羅臼岳 #羅臼湖 #lakerausu A post shared by takashi (@takashi_okashi) on Oct 18, 2018 at 6:51am PDT With a short flight into Nemuronakashibetsu (Hokkaido), take your customers out to Shiretoko to experience the incredible picturesque landscape of Japan. Expect to experience all four seasons in this part of the world with winter being the most spectacular, showing off the iconic Shiretoko Ice Floe but you can also expect the overcast, warm days like the picture above. Know you know that there is more to Hokkaido than the incredible cheese tart (still get one of those anyway!). #japansnaps #hokkaidowinter #instatravel 3. Kinosaki Onsen (✈️: Osaka) View this post on Instagram 城崎温泉 Kinosaki Onsen 🎆🎉🎇🎊🎆🎉🎇😍🎇🎉🎆🎊🎇🎉🎆 Kinosaki is known throughout Japan for its long history as a hot spring town, catering to travelers, visitors, and tourists alike. 🎆🎉🎇🎊🎆🎉🎇😍🎇🎉🎆🎊🎇🎉🎆 Destination information : 🛎 http://www.kinosaki-spa.gr.jp/global/hotspring/hotspring.html 🎆🎉🎇🎊🎆🎉🎇😍🎇🎉🎆🎊🎇🎉🎆 Photo credit : @7djet 🏆🎉👏 Hashtag #7djet 🏅⭐🎁 🌌🌌おめでとうございます。🌌🌌 🌌🌌🌌Congratulations!🌌🌌🌌 🎆🎉🎇🎊🎆🎉🎇😍🎇🎉🎆🎊🎇🎉🎆 ハッシュタグ#japantravelphoto ありがとうござます。よろしくお願いします。🙏 🎆🎉🎇🎊🎆🎉🎇😍🎇🎉🎆🎊🎇🎉🎆 Thank you for Like, Share and Follow.😍 🗨Tag @ someone you want to go with.💫 🎆🎉🎇🎊🎆🎉🎇😍🎇🎉🎆🎊🎇🎉🎆 #japan #日本 #love #instagood #photooftheday #beautiful #happy #summer #art #instadaily #friends #nature #instalike #family #travel #igers #life #instagram #amazing #bestoftheday #photography #photo #城崎温泉 #kinosakionsen ⚪ポートレート？@igerjapan お願いします。 A post shared by Japan Travel Photo (@japantravelphoto) on Sep 3, 2018 at 3:52am PDT Hot Springs were discovered right here in Kinosaki in around the 8th century and since then, this quaint little town in the Hyogo prefecture of Osaka has made it one of the top onsen destinations in the Kansai region. What is an Onsen you might ask and why would I want to send my customer there? Quite frankly, it is one of the most traditional and authentic Japanese experiences you can have on top of the Robot Restaurant in Tokyo (bucket list item)! Even the most reserved guests have loved the relaxation and rejuvenation that the hot springs give them, so take them right to the motherland of Kinosaki to experience some of the best in the world. 4. Nabegataki Falls (✈️: Kumamoto) View this post on Instagram Beautiful world✨ I came to southern Japan. This is Nabegataki falls in Kumamoto prefecture. 美しき世界✨今日から少々九州巡り。今日の写真は熊本の鍋ヶ滝にて。 #southernjapan#kyusyu#kumamoto#nabegataki#nabegatakifalls#japantrip##asiatrip#waterfall#beautifulworld#鍋ヶ滝#熊本#九州#熊本旅行#九州旅行#滝#美しき世界#큐슈#쿠마모토#일본여행 A post shared by Kyoko Ueda (@kyoko1903) on Oct 9, 2018 at 5:29am PDT Can you feel the relaxation from where you are sitting? This heavenly part of the world is what Instagram was made for, being dubbed a mini-Niagara falls with the ability for travellers to venture behind the falls and experience the local carvings made over the years by locals. Add a little blur to the falls, sharpen those tree branches and adjust your contrast to make your Instagram the envy of all others. Did we mention how easy it is to get here? Ask ANA – they’ll tell you! 5. Adachi Museum (✈️: Yonago) View this post on Instagram 今週末はふらっと島根観光。足立美術館はおすすめ！ #足立美術館 #日本庭園 #島根 #adachimuseum #japanesegarden A post shared by Kazuya Yamauchi (@kazuymz) on Sep 23, 2018 at 7:04am PDT Opened in Yasugi, Shimane Prefecture, Japan in 1970, the Adachi Museum of Art houses a collection of modern Japanese art. From here, you can view the award-winning garden that will give all your senses a treat and all the best photo shots along the way. 6. Kanazawa (✈️: Komatsu) View this post on Instagram Kanazawa #kanazawa #japan #giappone #lovetravel #honeymoon #geikohouse🏩 #geiko #chaya #samuraiquarter #kenrokuen #kenrokuengarden #kanazawashiro #kanazawacastle #kanazawacastlepark A post shared by Alessandra C. (@dejanira83) on Oct 28, 2018 at 6:54am PDT Sometimes referred to as “little Kyoto”, wander around the quiet streets and gardens scattered with quaint traditional teahouses here and there. Perfect little spots to take snaps with little or no filters. 7. Mt Fuji from the Sky (✈️: ANA) View this post on Instagram ・ 上空からの富士山🗻 今日も雄大でした✨ 富士山は「不二」とも表現され、同じものが二つと無いという意味でもあります。 ・ ・ #富士山 #mtfuji #fujisan #日本上空 #神の国 #Japan #histrip_japan #histrip_japanフォトコンテスト #retrip_nippon #bestphoto_japan #japan_of_insta #japan_photogroup #japantravelphoto #japan_daytime_view #instagramjapan #specialday #traveljapan #visitjapan #photo_shorttrip #cooljapan #special_spot_ #ありがとうございました A post shared by 喜々津 覚 (@satorukikizu88888) on Oct 30, 2018 at 4:11am PDT For those customers who may not be able to take the hours of hiking or just love the simplicity of a beautiful view, book them the window seat from Tokyo (heading West). The ANA website has an uber cool feature where you pop in your destination and it will show you what you can see outside the plane window on your flight. This means you can decide which window seat to pick depending on the shot you want to take. Talk about a game changer! Capturing that perfect shot of the famous Mount Fuji from a birds-eye angle is pretty #instacool. Get Cool in Japan Photo credit: Benjamin Hung/ Unsplash With ANA, you can tailor-make a Japan bucket list on their website based on the kind of traveller they are or the adventure they’re looking for. Pretty cool, huh? Stop exploring this post and start exploring Japan – it’s as simple as showing them a few simple hashtags to follow on Instagram for all their travel inspo needs! Top tags for Japan: #japan_of_insta #japan_photo_now #japan_nightview #japantravel #japantrip #japan_daytime_view @allnipponairways_official Discover your Japanese Instagram inspo below: LEARN MORE What Japan spot is on your Instagram bucket list? READ: FLYING GREEN: The world’s most sustainable airline is…ANA! 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