Kanako Yoshida

Kanako Yoshida

Writer


I was born in Wakayama Prefecture, where my family manages a temple, and used to work part time as a Japanese Miko. I love touring temples and shrines wearing my ‘yukata’ (summer kimono) and will introduce relaxing temples and shrines, as well as good restaurants!

Articles

ikebana
2015.12.28
Trying Ikebana for the first time
Here we go! This time, I visited the Ichiyo School of Ikebana. They often participate abroad in exhibitions and demonstrations for Ikebana. Ichiyo
2015.09.12
10 minutes away from Fushimi Inari Taisha: These are too good to tell anybody about! The beloved sake and tasty food of Fushimi, Kyoto!
Enjoy Kyoto’s cuisine at the sake brewery,“Tori-sei”! It’s a restaurant that serves chicken dishes and sake. Since 1976, people in Kyoto have kno
market
2015.08.14
A morning fair in Miyagi with 10 thousand people, “Yuriage-asaichi ”
Fresh seafood satisfies the local people at the newly revived “Yuriage-asaichi” market! On March 11th, 2011 the Yuriage area, Natori city was devas
Senbon-torii gate
2015.08.03
A former Miko will guide you through the most popular destination among foreign visitors, “Fushimi Inari-taisha” !
The trip to Fushimi Inari-taisha starts at the moment when you get off the train. As a former Miko (shrine maiden), I’d like to introduce the most po