Looking for recommendations in Kanazawa, Japan? Add these authentic cultural experiences, activities, and sightseeing spots to your itinerary. From geisha to samurai, tea ceremonies to edible gold leaf ice cream, traditional Japanese gardens to Zen Buddhist inspired architecture, this “Little Kyoto” has it all.

the hidden lookout point in myouryu-ji temple, kanazawa

Finding the Secrets of “the Ninja Temple”


Famous for its trick doors, hidden chambers, and many traps, Myouryu-ji is often referred as Ninjad…

four of kanazawa's sake ishikawa

The Essentials of Sake, Japan’s National Drink


The origins of sake are older than recorded history itself. Although it's often called "rice wine,"…