Hida Takayama is very popular right now! The traditional townscape and the delicious food that you can only have here is attracting quite a few tourists. Have a gourmet trip in this area surrounded by lush nature!
There are many types of ancient pottery and porcelain in Japan outside of Kyoto, Osaka, and Tokyo. Some of these kinds of pottery have been exported overseas for centuries, while some were almost unknown until recent years. Here are some workshops where you can try making these types of pottery yourself for a unique memory of your trip!
The Chubu region is vast, so it wouldn’t be surprised to see many similar dishes from different prefectures but if you really take the time to enjoy them, you would realize that they do taste different. In this article, we will take you around the Chubu region for their delightful local delights.
From the olden times Gifu prospered agriculturally and commercially thanks to the abundant water flow from the Kiso River. Here is a selection of historic sites in Gifu you may want to visit when you are in the area.
Regard as one of the three most beautiful festivals in Japan, Takayama Matsuri ‘second part’ is rolling in October. The festival which is held two times per year – Spring and Autumn has more than 400 years of history. The Autumn version, known as Takayama Hachiman Matsuri is held annually on the 9th and 10th October.