Visit: Charming Towns

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cat walking the street
2015.05.26
A pilgrimage to “Kudakajima Island” in Okinawa, said to be the closest to Niraikanai, a paradise across the ocean.
20 minutes away from mainland Okinawa by ferry, it’s where Okinawa starts. Kudakajima Island is a 7.75 km long flat Island floating 5km from Ch
2015.04.24
Staying at an old Japanese house in Naoshima, Kagawa Prefecture will enchant you!
Hello everyone. At last, spring has come for 2015. How are you doing today? I am personally blessed with meeting so many good people and last year I
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
2015.03.03
Crab, Yellowtail, and Many More Winter Delicacies at Kanazawa's Kitchen, the ”Omicho Market!”
Let's Go to Kanazawa, Closer Than Ever With the New Shinkansen Line! On March 14th, 2015, the Hokuriku Shinkansen Line will finally be open to th
2015.02.18
An exotic town called "Jiyugaoka" that will make you ask: "Is this Japan?"
Get away from the typical tourists spots, and rediscover Japan.
2015.01.31
Nostalgia in Tokyo: a walk around "Yanaka Ginza" shopping street
Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of the town. Yanaka Ginza shopping district is located within 5 minutes from Nippori Station. The entrance to th
tojotei
2015.01.16
Very easy access from Tokyo. ”Tojo-house,” a 19th century dwelling located in Matsudo, Chiba Prefecture.
Let’s take an easy walk to “Tojo-house” The last feudal lord of Mito province, Tokugawa Akitake, built tojo-house in 1884 during the Me
otaru
2015.01.15
It’s like a small European town in Japan, a day trip to ”Otaru” in Hokkaido 
Otaru has Hokkaido’s version of Wall street. Located close to Sapporo station, and easy to access, Otaru brings in many day trip travelers.
ouchijuku
2015.01.13
Time travel to the old postal town of “Ouchi-juku.” The best way to experience Japan’s older atmosphere!
Time warp to an old post town where Daimyo (feudal lords) had stayed. Ouchi-juku, nestled among soaring mountains, lies along the Aizu We
hikarinoie
2015.01.09
The "House of Light," an accommodating facility that merges the art of light with a traditional Japanese house.
An accommodating facility created by James Turrell, a master in the world of art In Tokamachi, Niigata Prefecture there is a building called the
2014.08.12
Interacting with “wild deer” in Nara.
Be careful when feeding the deer with deer crackers! A large number of tourists visit the city famous for its various UNESCO World Heritage Sites