Nagano is a popular tourism area visited by many people yearly. The snowfall and cuisine are popular, but Nagano also has plenty of hot springs. Here are 8 recommended onsen areas in the prefecture! Please go to one that you think fits your needs.
Fireflies only live in places with fresh water and clean air. They’re a sign of the great power of nature in the early summer. Here are some great spots to be able to see plenty of those lovely fireflies and enjoy the importance of nature.
Lately foreign tourists who want to see flowers in Japan have increased. There are so many places to see cherry blossoms that you can’t count them all, but there are also places to see flowers that aren’t cherry blossoms. Here are a few in eastern Japan.
Among all the ninja villages in Japan, one of the most hidden is Togakushi, in Nagano. It takes about 3 hours to get there by shinkansen and train from Tokyo. There are many interesting areas that have nothing to do with ninjas as well.
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.
Obuse is a town about an hour and a half by shinkansen from Tokyo. it’s near Jigokudani Monkey Park, and is a beautiful little town where the famous ukiyo-e artist Hokusai spent his final years. Here are 13 spots to check out on your trip to Obuse.
The monkeys that soak in hot springs during winter, which are more commonly known as Snow Monkeys are becoming a topic of conversation around the world. The one place to get to know these monkeys would be the Jigokudani Monkey Park in Nagano.
There are three reknowned fire festivals in Japan. One of them is Dosojin Festival in Nozawa, Nagano. It is quite popular among foreign tourists. So what exactly is Dosojin Festival? Here we look at its origin and its highlights.
While Japan’s most famous sightseeing spots are Tokyo and Kyoto, that’s not all.
Japan is a long, narrow country that is broken down into 47 areas. Each area is full of interesting sightseeing areas.
Learn about the prefectures! This time, let’s focus on Nagano.
Nozawa Onsen is the one of the most superb ski resort areas in Japan. It is also famous for hot springs. So you can enjoy both skiing and traditional Japanese experiences. Here are 10 things you should try while you’re there.