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Yokokura temple

The Mummy of Yokokura Temple

The mummified remains of an 18th-century monk resides in this peaceful rural temple.

Gifu City

Home to Japan’s most ancient fishing tradition and a historic castle with sweeping sights of surrounding mountains and greenery, this city could be central Japan’s best kept secret.  

Edible Wasp Festival

Discover how locals hunt and cultivate wasps as a hobby and even eat them as a treat. Whoever raises the most wasps is the champion! Stick around to see who wins.

Inuyama

This ancient town in Aichi is home to Japan’s oldest surviving castle and ancient fishing methods.

Plastic Food Replica Shops in Gujo Hachiman

The birthplace of Japanese plastic food.

Gujo Hachiman

Local vibes of Ayu sweetfish and all-night dancing.

Traditional and Historical Japanese village Shirakawago in autumn season

Shirakawa-go and Gokayama

Leave modern technology and worries behind, and rediscover a simpler way of life buried in the mountains.