SHIRAKAWA-GO TRAVEL GUIDE (ITINERARY + BUDGET)

SHIRAKAWA-GO ITINERARY + TRAVEL GUIDE

Here’s a detailed Shirakawa-go itinerary + travel guide blog with budget breakdown. Rightfully famous for its Gassho-style houses, Shirakawa-go has scenery rich in contrasting colors and real character. It was spring when we visited, cherry blossoms sprinkled around the farmland and the soaring tree-studded mountains blanketed by morning fogs add up to its dramatic landscape. Shirakawa-go village in Gifu, Japan …

How to go to SHIRAKAWA-GO from Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka, Kyoto and Takayama

Shirakawa-go is an age-old village fringed by mountains and studded with gabled gassho-style houses.  For a long period of time, it was cut off from the rest of the world while thriving on rearing of silkworms and cultivating mulberry trees. Shirakawa-go can be reached from Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka, Kyoto and Nara. But the easiest and most convenient route to Shirakawa-go …

NAGOYA ITINERARY BLOG AND CENTRAL JAPAN ITINERARY

So as promised, here’s my blog about Nagoya itinerary including our Central Japan travel itinerary for 5 days.  For me, we visited at the perfect time because somehow we got to experience the 4 seasons during our trip to Nagoya. Just when I thought I’ve seen the best of Japan when I traveled to Osaka, Kyoto and Nara last year, …