Category: Heritage

Naramachi (Historical old town), Nara

Peaceful and warm life of the people living in this area Naramachi originally developed as an extension of Nara Capital Heijo-kyo where numerous temples and shrines were located. However, since...

Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine Site, Shimane

The surrounding retro townscapes around the ruins, once flourished by silver mining “Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine Site” in Ota City, Shimane Prefecture, which was registered as a World Heritage Site...

Okuno Island (Rabbit Island), Hiroshima

It is called “island erased from the map”, “poisonous island” and “rabbit island” Okuno Island (Rabbit Island) is the remote island in the Seto Inland Sea. It is located 3...

Matsushima, Miyagi

The spot which makes you feel history is also attractive There are 260 large and small islands in Matsushima in Miyagi prefecture, and beautiful scenery is attractive. The islands of...

Mount Misen, Hiroshima

Iinvite visitors to a wonderful world Mt. Misen (altitude of about 535 m), the highest peak in the “Miyajima” which is said to be a World Heritage Site, and is...

Tsumago-juku, Nagano

Popular tourist resorts with many tourists “Nakasen-do Road” is an old road connecting Edo’s Nihonbashi and the Sanjo Ohashi in Kyoto. Especially, the “Tsumago-juku” of Nagiso-cho, Nagano and the “Magome-juku”...

Imperial Palace, Tokyo

Feature of Edo-jo Castle The “Imperial Palace” which is ruins of the Edo-jo Castle is one of the popular tourist attractions. As well as palace or Imperial Household Agency Government...