A small town castle fit for a Shogun.
Call it Okinoshima or Tomogashima — this mysterious tiny island has big history.
Ramen so tasty it made international news.
Welcome to this tiny station epitomizing laidback countryside charm. Stationmaster on a catnap? That’s just part of her job.
A rustic Edo Era industrial town, where the thick, sweet smell of soy sauce wafts through timeworn wooden warehouses and stores, a constant reminder that this is the birthplace of soy sauce.