Ίσως ο πιο δημοφιλής προορισμός στην Ιαπωνική επαρχία είναι τα παραδοσιακά χωριά του Γκίφου και ειδικότερα το Σιρακάουα-Γκο. Μάθετε περισσότερα στο άρθρο που έγραψα για το greecejapan.com.
Central Japan can be described loosely as being a synonym to traditional villages, full of snow. The most popular one is, uncontestedly, Shirakawago (白川郷). The name refers to the traditional, preserved old-town of the village Shirakawa, located in the valley of river Shogawa, at the border of Gifu and Toyama prefectures. Shirakawago, together with neighboringContinue reading “Roadtrip to Gifu: Charms of Shirakawago (Pt. 2)”
Have you ever wondered what is there between Tokyo and Kyoto, especially on the west side? The old and the new capital are 461km apart, so there are a lot of places worth visiting in between. Most people are familiar with Nagano and Niigata prefectures for their many ski resorts. Interestingly, if you look atContinue reading “Roadtrip to Gifu: En route to Takayama (Pt. 1)”