Reports

Katsuragi 28 Shuku Kyozuka Trail

Katsuragi 28 Shuku Kyozuka Trail

A mysterious pilgrimage trail through the mountains separating Osaka, Wakayama and Nara Prefectures. This ancient route between..

Osaka 11
Otori Taisha

Otori Taisha

Despite its position as one of the most important shrines in Osaka, Otori Taisha retains an air of mystery and peace. It's origins..

Osaka 10
Sumiyoshi Taisha Grand Shrine

Sumiyoshi Taisha Grand Shrine

The largest and most important Shrine in Osaka. Sumiyoshi taisha hosts some of the oldest and most spectacular festivals in the..

Osaka 18
The Home of the Sanada Clan

The Home of the Sanada Clan

Kudoyama is a fascinating and historical little town that marks the entrance to Koyasan. The few visitors that do stop here do so..

Wakayama 13
View All Articles

Liked by Gary

Southern Japan's Natural Heritage

Southern Japan's Natural Heritage

Featured

Discover the rich nature of Kagoshima Prefecture on a 5-day trip from Tokyo. Venture through volcanoes, primeval forests, and rich..

Kagoshima 13
Journey Into Sakai

Journey Into Sakai

Bonson Lam

Whether you are taking tea with the famed housewives of Sakai, or coming experiencing a sword into plowshare moment at the Bicycle..

Osaka 14