Kenrokuen and the Island of Eternal Youth
Strolling through the Garden and Discovering the World
There is a little museum with an onsite workshop for the traditional craft of painting silk cloth and patterning kimono.
Wonderful Sweet Shop
Delightful simple sweets, which seem immensely popular …
Garden Studies (Kanazawa)
Kanazawa’s traditional houses are surrounded by gardens of rare beauty and simplicity.
Ninja Dera (Ninja Temple) or formally known as Myoryuji Temple …
Masks, Armour and Ghosts
Again and again encounters with masks and memories of ghosts … (the Kanazawa collection)
Wooden Lattice Houses and Streets
Higashichaya, Nishichaya and Kazuemachi are the three traditional entertainment districts in Kanazawa.
Lessons in Landscape Appreciation
Stunned at the friendliest gold selling shop …
Odd Western or Semi-Western Houses (Kanazawa)
It is called little Kyoto but somehow in some areas there are these houses that evoke Yokohama and the era before the world wars …
Ame Ame Ame
A Candy Store where Decades or Centuries meet …
Scene under a Tree
A House in Higashi Chaya
exploring one of the houses in the area …
Showa Style Allround Sweet Shop
Unexpected Time Tunnel in the Middle of the Street
Kanazawa – First Explorational Stroll
A first exploration through little Kyoto.