Posted in KOMINKA ONSEN TOUJI

ONSEN of mystery: NARADA ONSEN

“奈良田温泉 (NARADA ONSEN)” is called the “Seven wonders of ONSEN”.   One of the secret ONSEN places where ONSEN fans like me eager to visit…

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Posted in LOCAL FOOD ONSEN TOUJI

World’s oldest hotel in Guinness World Record with 1300 years history

World’s oldest hotel in Guinness World Record is located in Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan.   “慶雲館 (KEI UN KAN)” at “西山温泉 (NISHIYAMA ONSEN)” started their operation…

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Posted in LOCAL FOOD

“HOTO”, the best local specialty food in Yamanashi Prefecture

What is ほうとう (HOTO / HOUTOU)?   “ほうとう (HOTO / HOUTOU)” is one of the local specialty foods in YAMANASHI Prefecture, and it is selected…

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Posted in LOCAL FOOD SIGHTSEEING

Driving with Mt. Fuji view

Driving across SHIZUOKA Prefecture and YAMANASHI Prefecture.   As I wrote in the separate post, if you stay in Tokyo, it is nice to go…

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