Explore the Third Tallest Statue in the World in Ibaraki: Ushiko Daibutsu

The third tallest statue in the world can be found in Ibaraki Prefecture of Japan in the form of a “daibutsu” or a giant Buddha. This statue is called Ushiko Daibutsu which stands a total of 120 meters tall or 394 feet (inclusive of base and lotus platform) and is made of bronze. It is…

2 Beautiful Places to See in the Ibaraki City of Mito

Boasting a population of around 260.000, Mito is the capital city of the Ibaraki Prefecture. It has developed as the commercial, economical and cultural center of its area. Besides this, it also serves as the site of a beautiful Japanese garden called “Kairakuen”, which is considered as one of the Three Great Gardens in Japan,…

Tsukuba Wanwan Land Where You Can Spend a Day with Adorable Dogs!

Dogs and humans in Japan have been companions for centuries. Dogs are very popular household pets in the country too and you can see people walking their pets in Japan every day. all-nationz.com/ Dogs are quite the adorable pets and many Japanese people would pamper their pet dogs like children and consider them as part…

Yabusame Lesson: Learn to ride and shoot like a samurai!

If you want to try a different and exciting cultural experience in Japan then why not spend a day learning to shoot a bow from horseback just like a samurai? You can do this by taking a Yabusame lesson! ikke.hatenablog.jp// Author’s photo Yabusame is a traditional form of mounted archery where competitors shoot arrows at…

Hitachi Seaside Park: Earthly Paradise in Japan

Hitachi Seaside Park (国営ひたち海浜公園), also known as Hitachi Kaihin is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Japan. Hitachi Kaihin is a sprawling 470-acre public park located in Hitachi, Ibaraki, near Ajigaura Beach. thisiscolossal.com/ boredpanda.com/ These fairy tale-like sceneries are not digital images of our most vivid dreams, they are real photos taken at…
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