Things to do in Mie, Japan

2018.05.28
Donabe, the Japanese traditional earth cookware
The interest in the Japanese aesthetics is increasing worldwide, and it's no longer rare, for example, to see Japanese items in Western kitchens anymo
Ise Grand Shrine
2016.03.12
8 things you should know before visiting Ise Grand Shrine
Hatsu, from Mie Prefecture, will present local information about the Ise-Shima area. The God of the Ise Grand Shrine shrine has been enshrined here fo
2015.05.29
Refresh yourself at Ise Jinguu (Ise Grand Shrine)!
It has always been a dream destination for Japanese people. It has always been admired by Japanese people as a place where they hope to visit at leas
2015.03.14
Feel Japan’s Taisho period (1912-1926) through the retro interior at the organic café, “Café COB” in Mie Prefecture! It’s a 3 min walk from Yunoyama Onsen station.
”Café COB” is an oasis for local people in Komonocho town, Mie Prefecture. This pretty looking café is located in Komonocho town, Mie Prefe
2015.03.06
Must see things when you visit Ise Jingu (Ise Grand Shrine)! Strolling from Ise Jingu Gekū to Okage-yokocho street is so much fun!
Strolling to Okage-yokocho starts at Iseshi station. In Mie prefecture, Ise Jingu Shrine is too famous to ignore because it’s the grand head
isejingu
2014.12.26
【WINTER】Ise-jingu Shrine's fire-broiled "New Year's rice cake" gives you a fortune?
A fire is made on New Year’s Eve On December 31st at 8:00 P.M. bonfires are made in the inner areas of Ise-jingu Shrine to warm people. There a
ishigami
2014.12.11
A shrine that grants only 1 wish for women! We call it ”Ishigami-san” in Toba city, Mie Prefecture.
What is “Ishigami-san”? There is a small town of fishermen and female divers called “Ōsatsu” in Toba city, Mie Prefecture. There is a small shri
ama
2014.12.10
The town with more "ama" in Japan - Toba-Ise Shima, Mie Prefecture -
Are they fishermen? Divers? Mermaids? What are "ama"? "Ama" are women free divers who make a living by diving to the bottom of the sea in search
Oysters
2014.11.29
How to enjoy delicious “Oysters” in Mie Prefecture!
Do you want to eat your fill of Oysters? Then, let’s go to Toba-city in Mie Pref. In Uramura, Toba-city in Mie Prefecture, the beautiful coastlin
2014.07.30
Let's pay a visit to Ise Jingū(Ise Grand Shrine) Naikū(Inner Shrine) section
【Photo by Yuri Suzuki】 Kotai Jingū(Naikū)," where "Amaterasu-ōmikami," the ultimate ujigami(Shintō deity) of the Japanese people, is enshrined.
2014.07.29
Let's pay a visit to Ise Jingū(Ise Grand Shrine) ~Gekū(Outer Shrine) section~
【Photo by Yuri Suzuki】 Toyouke Daijingū(Gekū)," where "Toyouke no ōmikami," the goddess of agriculture and industry, is enshrined. Ise Jingū i
2014.07.28
Super-thick “Ise udon” noodles, which are boiled for an hour!
【Photo by Yuri Suzuki】 This dish is so popular that it will have you scolded by the god Emma for wanting to eat it! Udon is a dish that is muc