Eating Kanazawa: Hiroshi’s Favorite Ramen
In this new series, Hiroshi takes us to his favorite restaurants by category, starting with ramen! This hearty, hot soup is perfect for warming up during winter—or sobering up after a night of drinking!
Kaga Onsen’s Hot Spring Resort, Yamanaka Onsen
The most popular of Kaga Onsen's hot spring resorts is Yamanaka Onsen, established 1300 years ago with the legend of a Buddha who knew its medicinal secrets
Two Japanese Ice House Festivals: Winter Warmup & Summer Snow
courtesy the city of Kanazawa In southeast Kanazawa, on a mountainside, nestled in a dense forest, up a hill and beside a lake, is a tiny thatched hut called Himuro Koya, the Ice House Cottage. Twice a year folks from all over Ishikawa Pre…