Nakanoshima Park is a waterfront greenery park in the center of Osaka, surrounded by skyscrapers, where roses bloom beautifully in spring and fall.
Jakko-in Temple / Kyoto, Ohara
Jakko-in, a tranquil temple, reached by a scenic walk through the traditional village of Ohara is located in a rural town in the mountains north of Kyoto City.
Nintendo OSAKA Official Store
You can look out for a variety of Nintendo OSAKA original goods at Nintendo’s official store “Nintendo OSAKA” of Daimaru Umeda Store.
Kyoto Bus 1-day pass abolished
FEB 10, 2023
Kyoto City will stop selling one-day bus passes (700 yen for adults) , popular among tourists in September 2023 and abolish them in March 2024.
Suika Tenmangu Shrine / Kyoto
Suika Tenmangu Shrine is said to be the oldest Tenmangu Shrine in Japan. The small precincts of the shrine are covered with weeping cherry blossoms all over.
Hirano-Jinja Shrine / Kyoto
Hirano Jinja, located in the northwest of Kyoto is an imperial family related shrine, one of the most popular spots in Kyoto for viewing cherry blossoms.
Kyoto Ebisu Shrine / Kyoto
Kyoto Ebisu Shrine, located just south of the Zen temple Kennin-ji, is known as one of the most popular shrines dedicated to Ebisu, the god of comarce.
Mitarai Valley（みたらい渓谷）/ Nara
Mitarai Valley, one of Nara’s great natural wonders, is an ideal place for hiking in spring and autumn and for escaping the heat in summer.
Genko-an Temple / Kyoto
Genko-an is a Zen temple with a tranquil garden in Takagamine of northern part of Kyoto city. It’s famous for its bloody ceiling and unique windows.
Onyu Pass Viewing Point / Shiga
Onyu Pass, a spectacular viewing point created by autumn leaves and sea of clouds is an 820m high forest road located on the border between Shiga and Fukui.
Yamashina-sosui Canal / Kyoto
Walking along the promenade of Yamashina-sosui. In spring, It creates a 4-km long “cherry blossom tunnel,” and rape blossoms bloom under the cherry trees.
Kurumazaki Jinja Shrine / Kyoto
Cherry blossom shrine with power stones, also famous for the god of the performing arts Kurumazaki Shrine in Arashiyama is one of the most interesting…