Category: Nature

  • The Amazing Inland Seas And Beaches Of Western Japan

    The Amazing Inland Seas And Beaches Of Western Japan

    Everyone knows that Japan is an island country, but what many people don’t know is that a large part of the Western Japan region is located along the Seto Inland Sea. This sea is bounded by three of the major Japanese islands: Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku. As such, one of the best ways to see […]

  • Dramatic Cliffs, Beaches and Hot springs In Nagato

    Dramatic Cliffs, Beaches and Hot springs In Nagato

    Forty minutes away from Hagi is Nagato, a small fishing town with spectacular scenery. While there are some historical spots to be seen for the truly dedicated Japanophile, most people will want to go to Nagato for three things: hot springs, beaches, and breathtaking seaside cliffs. Nagato city is located in the northern area of […]

  • Akiyoshido Cave

    Akiyoshido Cave

    The largest cave in Japan and the second largest in all of Asia, Akiyoshido is a masterpiece of natural art. Tourists can use a raised walkway to stroll through 700 meters of subterranean landscape, all of it lit for maximum effect. From golden-tan rock terraces to crimson and pink stalactites to unearthly limestone pools to […]