A Visit to Enchanting Magome, Japan

There is something very enchanting about the little Japanese town of Magome that makes it highly recommendable to any traveler visiting Japan. But if you have not heard about this town, rest assured, you are not alone. Magome does not share the same level of popularity as other historical attractions like those in Kyoto. Nonetheless, [...]

By | 2017-06-07T16:28:58+00:00 April 8th, 2015|0 Comments

Hiking the Nakasendo Trail, Kiso Valley Japan

For some, Nakasendo may be just another trail that is fairly moderate in terms of difficulty level. Situated in Japan’s Kiso Valley, the trail extends 7 kilometers and connects two postal towns: Magome and Tsumago. But hiking the Nakasendo is also paying homage to an important piece of Japanese history. If you look at the [...]

By | 2017-06-07T16:31:00+00:00 April 4th, 2015|4 Comments