Japanese culture

Must Buy in Japan

3,000 varieties in Japan! Ready-to-eat Curry | Must Buy in Japan Vol. 1

When you go abroad, one of the pleasures of traveling is buying unique things from that country.So, we have selected so...
Cuisine

Onsen Ryokan with Beds and Western Style Meals

Anyone who speaks English probably knows the proverb, “When in Rome, do as the Romans do.” In Japanese we also have a ...
Ryokan

Yukata: the Traditional way of Relaxing at a Japanese Ryokan

When I think about staying at a Japanese Ryokan, the first thing that comes to mind is relaxing in a yukata. A yukata ...
Shima Onsen

Shima Onsen and Spirited Away – a Surprising Connection

Did you know that right here at Shima Onsen, there is a building said to be have inspired the setting for the famous a...
Tips and FAQ

Fascinating less traveled countryside and rural areas in Japan

Lately, tourists from foreign countries seem to like to go to the countryside, or rural areas more than sticking to ...
Cuisine

The summer version for Dinner Menu

Now, we are offering the summer version for Dinner Menu. Summer Menu 2016 Is a menu, with which you can spend a co...
Ryokan

Meal is One of the Most Important Point in Choosing Ryokan

In general, ryokan rates includes meals fee, too. If you stay over a night, ryokan prepares the dinner on the day and th...
Ryokan

Meal at Ryokan; You can fully Enjoy Washoku

Except ryokan in urban areas of Tokyo and Kyoto, the basic Japan ryokan accommodation system is one night two meals ...
Onsen

Japanese Traditional Onsen | Shima Onsen cure 40,000 diseases

It is said that there are more than 3,000 onsen with accommodation in Japan. On the contrary, looking at the number o...
Onsen

5 list of Onsen benefits and effects.

Shima Onsen is a well-known Onsen located at Nakanojo town in Gunma Prefecture. In Japan, Ministry of Environment c...