Category: Things To Do

  • 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 […]

  • Things To Do In Hofu City

    Things To Do In Hofu City

    Hofu, located on the Sanyo Honsen train line in the middle of Yamaguchi prefecture, is a small town with a couple of big attractions. Hofu Tenmangu Shrine Foremost among them is the HouhuTenmangu Shrine, where students go to pray before taking their tests. The shrine, together with Kitano Tenmangu (in Kyoto) and Dazaifu Tenmangu (in […]

  • Things To Do In Onomichi

    Things To Do In Onomichi

    Onomichi is a pleasant town on the Seto Inland Sea, one of many in the Chugoku region. Defined by the Onomichi Channel – a narrow strip of water that runs between the main island of Honshu and Mukaishima in the inland sea – and steeped in more than a millennium of history, it offers travelers […]