shimane

February 9, 2019

Experience the Spirit of Samurai with Yabusame, Japanese Horseback Archery No ratings yet.

Yabusame is a traditional Japanese mounted archery that was practised by samurai warriors many years ago as a ritual for gods.
August 30, 2018

Welcome Aboard Japan’s Last Sleeper Trains, Sunrise Seto and Sunrise Izumo No ratings yet.

It is a journey that would become extra special if the train you are taking is one of the rare overnight trains which travels to amazing destination with much to see and explore.
January 25, 2018

Shimane, A Place Where History Begins with Mythology (Part 3) No ratings yet.

In this final part of the series, let's travel across the Sea of Japan and escape to the Oki Islands 隠岐諸島.
January 16, 2018

Shimane, A Place Where History Begins with Mythology (Part 2) No ratings yet.

Matsue is the capital city of Shimane prefecture. It is located between two bodies of water, Lake Shinji and Nakaumi Lagoon...
January 11, 2018

Shimane, A Place Where History Begins with Mythology (Part 1) No ratings yet.

An often overlooked destination by many tourists visiting Japan, Shimane actually has many wonderful attractions demonstrating the prefecture's rich...
December 29, 2017

Izumo Taisha, One Of The Oldest and Holiest Shrines in Japan No ratings yet.

Izumo Taisha (Izumo Grand Shrine) is considered the oldest Shinto shrine in Japan and holds an important place in Japanese mythology...