When visiting the Old Street of Takayama, one of the activities is to visit the different snacks shops in the area. Apart from Hida Beef sushi, you can also try the Hida Beef Sandwich. The "Hida Beef Hand Made Workshop – Kihachiro" is a famous place where all its products are 100% made of Hida Beef. The sandwich size is perfect and not very oily. It is suitable for eat...
We have previously introduced the beef bun from Kihachiro, and this time we are introducing the equally famous Hida Gyu shop which also sells beef bun.  This beef bun produced from this shop has more variety. Apart from the famous sukiyaki flavored beef fun, it also has cheese flavored beef fun and also vegetarian bun, etc. To assist the visiting tourists, the men...
Recently, areas such as Shirakawa and Kurobe Tateyama have become very popular tourist destinations. Tourists have also started exploring the area known as Takayama when they are on their way to the two areas.  Takayama is a rural city, and there are three main streets in the area which is collectively called the "Old Streets District" and the areas surrounding th...
When you come to Japan's Shirakawa, apart from visiting the Gasshon-sha houses, obviously you need to enjoy the view of the entire area. There are two observation decks in Shirakawa - the Shiroyama Castle Tower Observation Deck and the Ogimachi Castle Ruins Observation Deck. You can reach both places via shuttle buses from the Gasshon-sha houses. You can get on the bu...
Hidashi is becoming very popular due to the Japanese animation movie "Your Name" and the "Hida Great Limestone Cave" is a must visit tourist destination. The cave was the result of the erosion over the past 250 million years and it is 800 meters long. It has three different areas and there is an opening in each of the area. The path within the 3rd part is quite steep ...
The three major morning markets in Japan are the Ishikawa Ekijima Morning Market, the Chiba Suwaku Urashi Morning Market, and the Gifu Susumu Mountain Morning Market. This time, we are introducing the Gifu Susumu Mountain Morning Market, which consists of the Jinya Morning Market and the Miyagawa Morning Market, with the latter being more popular. The Miyagawa Morning Mar...
The famous Japanese sightseeing spot Shirakawago has over 100 "Gasshon-sha" buildings and they have been considered by the United Nations as cultural heritage. Today, many of these houses are restaurants or souvenir shops. The Shirakawagou restaurant is one of them which provides family-style grill food and it utilizes high-quality local ingredients. Also, since ...
When traveling in the Shirakawa or Kurobe Tateyama, one must spare a day for the nearby hot spring. The most popular hot spring of the area being the Gero Hot Spring. Apart from this one, the Hida Takayama hot spring is equally famous.  The famous hot spring in the Hida Takayama is known as the "Hidatei Hanaougi" which has its own source of hot spring water. The hot s...