Magnificent natural beauty “Hashikui-iwa Rocks”

September 2, 2016

Kushimoto is known for its beautiful seaside landscape. Hashikuiiwa Rocks is a group of pointed rocks standing in line for 850m long on the seashore. Every year in October, after dark, the Hashikui-iwa Rocks are illuminated. It is awesome! There are interest sightseeing points around the Hashikui-iwa Rocks. You can also enjoy whale…

New train “Medetai Train” debut in Wakayama

August 30, 2016

In April, the sightseeing train “Medetai train” has begun service on the Nankai-kada line running in Wakayama prefecture. The vehicle decorated with the “Sea Bream” representative seafood of Kada region in Wakayama City. Train has pink body and big google eyes outside and fish shaped straps and seats with Bream patterned…

Aegean Sea of Wakayama – Shirasaki Coast in Yura Town

August 24, 2016

Shirasaki Coast is one of the most beautiful seaside in Yura Town, Wakayama. Many people said its looks like a “Aegean Sea” in Greece. Let’s have a look! You can not swim here (No swimming allowed) but you can enjoy the scuba diving at this area. Website : http://shirasaki.or.jp/diving_menu.php   (Sorry only Japanese) There is…

Enjoy Kumano Kodo Walking

August 2, 2016

For over 1000 years people from all levels of society, including retired emperors and aristocrats, have made the arduous pilgrimage to Kumano. These pilgrims used a network of routes, now called the “Kumano Kodo”, which stretched across the mountainous Kii Peninsula. The view is amazing…   In July 2004, the…

Shirarahama – Hawaii’s Waikiki Beach is a sister beach

July 29, 2016

It’s a Summer! Enjoy summer on a pure white beach! You must go to Shirarahama Beach!   The Shirarahama Beach is a white sand resort that is approximately 640 meters long and is the “sister beach” of Waikiki Beach in Hawaii. And also, Shirarahama is known as the best beach…

The Japan’s famous CAT Station Master “Tama” and Tama Train

July 20, 2016

Tama train is a limited express train runs at  Kishigawa Line, Wakayama. This is an local train, so you don’t need make a seat reservation before on board. As the train runs through the countryside of Wakayama and there are many features for families and kids to enjoy the ride. Tama was a female…