• 07/01/2020

Oni-manju (Ogre bun)

Oni-manju is a steamed manju (sweet bun) with sweet potatoes that is often made in the Tokai region. It is called Oni-man for […]

  • 04/23/2020

Hikone Castle

Hikone Castle is located in Hikone City, Shiga, in the Kinki region. The castle tower is one of the five castles in Japan des […]

  • 04/21/2020

Lake Shirakaba

Lake Shirakaba is an artificial lake located in Nagano in the Chubu region. As the name “Shirakaba (white birch)” […]

  • 01/08/2020

Imo mochi (Potato rice cake)

Imo mochi (Potato rice cake) is a local dish in Hokkaido, Wakayama, Kochi and Gifu. However, the ingredients and methods of m […]

  • 01/07/2020


Tojinbo is a cliff located in Sakai City, Fukui in the Hokuriku region. It is a sea cliff facing the Sea of Japan. There are […]

  • 12/24/2019

Huis Ten Bosch

Huis Ten Bosch is a theme park located in Sasebo, Nagasaki in the Kyushu region. This theme park is designed with the image o […]

  • 12/22/2019

Naruto Strait

Naruto Strait is a strait between Awaji Island, Hyogo in the Kansai region and Tokushima in the Shikoku region. It has been s […]

  • 12/21/2019

Zunda mochi (Zunda rice cake)

Zunda mochi is a local dish of Sendai city, Miyagi in the Tohoku region. Zunda is a bean paste made by grinding green soybean […]

  • 12/19/2019

Zao mountain

Zao is a mountain with an altitude of 1,841 m located on the border between Miyagi and Yamagata in Tohoku region. It is an ac […]

  • 12/19/2019

Preparation for an Earthquake

As you may know, there are many earthquakes in Japan. The reason is that Japan is located on four tectonic plates. Of course, […]

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