by Hikozae

Check out Akiyoshidai Safari Land: Bursting with Fun and Beautiful Animals!

All work no play makes Jack a dull boy. Yes! One cannot work their entire life without creating time for pleasure. With that said, one of the best places to spend your free time is the Akiyoshidai Safari Land which is an amusement park and zoo that is located in the Yamaguchi prefecture. The zoo…

Soothe the Mind and Body at the Legendary White Fox Yuda Onsen

Have you ever experienced a hot spring (onsen) in Japan before? For those that have, my guess is that perhaps you may have never experienced one like Yuda Onsen before. Yuda Onsen hot spring is an ancient spring which has been in existence since the year 1200 and also since 1459 the hot spring has…

A Brief Intro to Japan’s Legendary Drop of Whisky that’s Worth Every Penny!

Are you a connoisseur of whisky from all around the world? Would you like to learn more about one of Japan’s most intriguing liquors? Let’s take a closer look at why Karuizawa whisky is legendary in Japan and why it is rare and considered priceless. What is Karuizawa whisky? View this post on Instagram A…

Feast Your Eyes on Morioka History and Culture Museum’s Exciting Exhibits!

The Morioka History and Culture Museum preserves items related to the history of its city and its rich artifacts. Are you aching to find out more about Morioka? Do you wish you had all the knowledge imaginable regarding this city? Even if you don’t live in Morioka, the stories you may hear are fascinating. I…

See the Unspoiled Scenery of Yamaguchi On Board This Historic Steam Train!

Have you seen a steam train before? If you have seen one before, I bet (if you have any) your children have not seen one before. There is a steam locomotive train with an engine model C571 that was built by Kawasaki in 1937. The train has been well preserved until now and runs between…

A Hidden Treasure in Yamaguchi: Ruriko-ji Temple Where the Samurai Once Tread

There are many different temples in Japan today, but there are, of course, some that are outstanding. One of the greatest temples in Japan is Rurikoji temple. Rurikoji temple is a Buddhist temple located in Yamaguchi city. This national treasure is best known for the great five-story pagoda and it is rightly rated among Japan’s…

Looking to Attend University in Japan? Here Is Why Kobe University Is a Great Choice!

Kobe University is one of the leading national universities located in Kobe, Hyogo, Japan. In the region of Kansai, it is referred to as Shindai (from another reading of the first of Kobe’s kanji 神戸 and 大学, daigaku or university). Kobe University is an institution of efficient learning. Are you looking for a place to…

Enoshima Prism: A Teen Movie With a Sci-Fi Twist

Japan has cranked out plenty of thrilling films, television shows, and more. Enoshima Prism is one of those films. It was directed by Yasuhiro Yoshida and released in 2013. If you haven’t seen any Japanese movies yet, or if you’re looking for a new one to watch, why not try this one? Let’s take a…