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Takayama Sights, Sounds, and Tastes – Tourist Video

Takayama Sights, Sounds, and Tastes – Tourist Video

A beautiful tourist video of their visit to Hida Takayama! Shown are strolls through the old town  Sannomachi Street, along with various shops and temples. All of these areas are within walking distance from the Zenkoji Temple Hostel! Towards the end, they go to the Hida No Sato folk village with preserved thatch roof housing – that’s … Continue reading

Shirakawago World Heritage Site

Shirakawago World Heritage Site

Shirakawa-go is one of Japan’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  It’s one of the most popular things to see for people visiting the Takayama area. The village is known for the traditional thatch roofed houses that exist in the area. They get their shape in order to withstand the heavy weight of snow that accumulates in … Continue reading

Originally posted on Jo the tart queen:
As much as Takayama is a beautiful small town, I have to say that the food in Takayama is the real star. Food may be a big reason why I enjoyed my time in Takayama so tremendously. In this post, I hope to share with you my experiences…

Samedi 11 Aout Takayama Village Hida-no-sato. Il y a deux morning market in Takayama ou les Jardiniers locaux viennent vendre leurs produits. Je peux enfin, de nouveau manger de superbes grosses pèches, je les achète un peu tachées pour diminuer le prix cela devient un luxe plus abordable. Un client rédige un bon postale pour…

Takayama Spring Festival

Takayama Spring Festival

Originally posted on Michael Joseph Traves:
A 7am departure from Kanazawa and I was on my way to Takayama to attend the Sanno Matsuri (Takayama Spring Festival), one of the most popular festivals in Japan, with accommodations typically booked up a year in advance.  This year was no exception, however with the earthquake, tsunami, and…

Originally posted on life to reset:
Golden week is one of the most awaited national holiday in Japan. A week, where several consecutive holidays are scheduled to take place and with only two working days in between. For most working men and women, this is the perfect opportunity to dust off those luggages and cross…

Originally posted on Japan!:
We are back! We successfully climbed giant mountains with no permanent injuries. This trip went as great as I possibly could’ve hoped. travel buddies / mountain conquerers! me, anna, jackie, leah SATURDAY: Toyama–>Takayama Train Left Kanazawa at 7:09-ish, bound for Takayama, a famous little touristy mountain town about an hour or…

Hida Takayama Sights and Foods Tourist Video

Hida Takayama Sights and Foods Tourist Video

Tourist video showing various sights and foods from the Hida Takayama Sannomachi old town area. 00:23 Strolling around the Sannomachi Old Town district 00:31 Sake Brewery 00:56 Sake Tasting 01:17 GohieMochi and Dango from food stand (Takayama Street Food) 01:28 Hida Beef Bowl 02:00 Glass Blowing 02:19 Cafe The Sannomachi old town district is a … Continue reading