Top Attractions and Restaurants in Nagano Prefecture

nagano jigokudani monkey park

What do the vast Japanese Alps, steamy onsen, spiritual pilgrimages and awesome winter sports—including the 1998 Winter Olympics—all have in common? Nagano Prefecture! Travelers who love the outdoors and engaging in inspirational adventures beyond the city will find no end to the wonders Nagano has in store.   Places to Go Togakushi Village and surroundings […]

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Top Attractions and Restaurants in Gunma Prefecture

Gunma Onsen Resorts

Because of the mountainous landscape, Gunma-ken does not seem like the most exciting travel destination, but there is much more than meets the eye. And guide books. Gunma is known for two things: hiking and eccentricities. If you’re looking for a real life Twilight zone, head on over to Gunma Prefecture for some bizarre fun. […]

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