First built in 1394 by the fourth daimyo Kizuki Yorinao and located in the city of Kitsuki in Oita prefecture, the Kitsuki Castle is, believe it or not, Japan’s smallest and obviously cuttest caste! [...]

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Less “violent” than the Okoshi Daiko, the first part of the Hida Furukawa Matsuri, the festival floats parade, known as Yatai, includes the display of nine beautifully decorated festival floats moving through Furukawa. Each Yatai is carried and taken care of by each of the Hida Furukawa city factions […]

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You had a long day visiting many interesting locations in Tokyo. You walked a lot, spent hours in trains and metros, and you need a little break. If the weather is fine you can head to Odaiba, get off the Yurikamome line at Odaiba Kaihin Koen station. There, stop by one of the convenience store […]

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Toyota Century… a very japanese vision of high end limousines. Looking deliciously old school this version should be the second generation, produced between 1997 and 2016. In my eyes, this car sums up quite well many aspects of the Japanese approach of modern life, mixing a traditional aesthetic with specifically tailored local luxury standards (cloth […]

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Held each year during a three day period with its peak on April 19th and 20th, the Hida Furukawa Matsuri is not only an national treasure since it has been designated as Important Intangible Folk Cultural Property by the government, but also an amazing festival (Matsuri) strong in color […]

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The small yet gorgeous Nakatsu Castle really worth a visit when travelling in #oita !!! More photos and 4K Videos at www.TokyoStreetView.com . . . . #bestjapanpics #loves_nippon #ig_today #retrip_nippon #visitjapanjp #instagramjapan #tokyo #everydayjapan #beautifuldestinations #team_jp #japantrip #travelbug #travelgram #instatravel #lifewelltravelled #welivetoexplore #vscogood #travelstoke #natgeotravel #blockai #wanderlust #traveljunkie #explorejapan #picoftheday #japantravel #japanrevealed #nakatsu #nakatsucastle

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Yokaichi is roughly a 1.5km long street in the City of Uchiko (Ehime) and the center of what used to be a city named Yokaichi. There you will find time almost frozen. If you ignore of course the few cars passing by, as well as many beautiful houses, gardens […]

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Obuchi Sasaba is one of the most famous green tea fields in the world. Thanks to its unique scenery, Obuchi Sasaba attracts millions of visitors every year and also happens to be the location of choice for many TV, movie, and the advertising crews. [...]

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Amazing view over Beppu and its surrounding from Mt Tsurumi (1375m). Make sure to check out this place next time you are travelling in #oita !! More photos and 4K Videos at www.TokyoStreetView.com . . . . #bestjapanpics #loves_nippon #ig_today #retrip_nippon #visitjapanjp #instagramjapan #tokyo #everydayjapan #beautifuldestinations #team_jp #japantrip #travelbug #travelgram #instatravel #lifewelltravelled #welivetoexplore #鶴見岳 #travelstoke #natgeotravel #blockai #wanderlust #traveljunkie #explorejapan #picoftheday #japantravel #japanrevealed #tsurumi #clouds #mountain

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One of Oita little jewel: #kitsuki More photos and 4K Videos at www.TokyoStreetView.com . . . . #bestjapanpics #loves_nippon #ig_today #retrip_nippon #visitjapanjp #instagramjapan #tokyo #everydayjapan #beautifuldestinations #team_jp #japantrip #travelbug #travelgram #instatravel #lifewelltravelled #welivetoexplore #vscogood #travelstoke #natgeotravel #blockai #wanderlust #traveljunkie #explorejapan #picoftheday #japantravel #japanrevealed #oita #shikoku #kyushu

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Oomiya Jinja is a nice little Shinto shrine located on the west side of Oshima Island. While not a lot of information is available on this shrine, it is said that it used to be located on the northern part of the island [...]

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Here is another one of the many amazing “Hell of Beppu”! Different location, different color! But don’t be fulled, the water here is still at about 78c on the surface, behold the Chinoike Jigoku! More photos and 4K Videos at www.TokyoStreetView.com . . . . #bestjapanpics #loves_nippon #ig_today #retrip_nippon #visitjapanjp #instagramjapan #tokyo #everydayjapan #beautifuldestinations #team_jp #japantrip #travelbug #travelgram #instatravel #lifewelltravelled #welivetoexplore #travelstoke #natgeotravel #blockai #wanderlust #traveljunkie #explorejapan #picoftheday #japantravel #japanrevealed #oita #beppu #ChinoikeJigoku #jigoku #血池地獄

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