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  • The Amakusa Islands consist of more than 120 islands of various sizes in Kumamoto Prefecture. Surrounded by the sea, Amakusa has many roads along the sea, so you can enjoy a spectacular drive with a view of the sea. The Amakusa sea seen through the window is beautiful, but if you go to the trouble, stop the car and enjoy the beautiful sea of Amakusa. Here are some of the spectacular spots to enjoy the Amakusa sea on a drive.


  • Kurokawa Onsen is a hot spring resort that you should visit at least once. Located in the mountains of Kumamoto Prefecture, Kurokawa Onsen is an adult retreat with an atmosphere that is perfect for a secluded stay, with many of the 30 or so hot spring inns located away from the rest of the city. Kurokawa Onsen is a hot spring resort town characterized by the variety of ways to enjoy Kurokawa Onsen, such as gourmet meals in the hot spring resort area and day-trip bathing with a yutourin (hot spring tour) bill. This article introduces the attractions of such Kurokawa Onsen and recommended ways to spend your time. Those who want to refresh themselves and forget the hustle and bustle of daily life, or those who want to take a trip to a hot spring, please refer to this article to plan your trip!


  • Although we usually take trains without thinking about it, there are trains that are specially designed for sightseeing. That is the "sightseeing train ", which has been gaining popularity in recent years not only for its transportation "but also for the enjoyment of the ride "itself. In Japan, there are various types of sightseeing trains, including sightseeing trains with fun "vehicles ", food ", windows "", and events """ . This article focuses on the "36 Plus 3 ", which circles around Kyushu from among JR Kyushu's trains, which are particularly focused on sightseeing trains, and introduces the interior of the train. We hope that those who are interested in sightseeing trains, those who plan to travel to Kyushu, and those who want to enjoy a luxurious trip will find this information useful. This train is full of unique features as well as sophisticated looks and interior design full of character, so that passengers can fully enjoy the climate along the train route and the scenery from the train windows. The sightseeing train ride is not only a convenient means of transportation, but also an unforgettable event in itself. We hope you enjoy your trip to Kyushu with many exciting stories to tell.


  • Even if you have a long-awaited holiday coming up, it may not be as easy as you think to choose a place where both adults and children can enjoy themselves. It would be a real waste of time to waste time worrying about where to go. In this issue, we have picked up spots in Kyushu and Okinawa that can be enjoyed by the whole family, from adults to children, by prefecture. Please take a look at them for your reference.


  • Kyushu, rich in nature, is a treasure trove of scenic spots to visit on a road trip. You can enjoy the beautiful ocean by driving along the coast, or enjoy an exhilarating drive through the mountains. Here are 10 of the most beautiful spots in Kyushu that you can visit on a road trip.


  • Works with a storyline, such as animations, movies, and dramas, are sometimes set in a particular region or city. In some cases, this is because the original author's hometown is in that area, or because the characteristics of that area are important to the story, so it was set there. Fans of the work can recall memorable scenes and experience the background of the story firsthand by visiting "sacred places "as the original location of the scene. Here, we introduce "sacred sites "in Kumamoto Prefecture.


  • In the cold winter, you want to take a hot spring bath to warm up your body from the inside out. It is good to relax in a place with little snow or at a super public bath, but if you go to the trouble, why not enjoy a snow bath, which is only possible in winter? A warm onsen with a view of the snow is a special experience. Here are 10 snow viewing baths that can be easily enjoyed on a day trip without staying overnight.


  • Kumamoto Prefecture is dotted with hot spring resorts such as Kurokawa Onsen, Amakusa Onsen, and Shirakawa Onsen, which are known for their metasilicic acid-rich waters for beautiful skin. "There are also many sightseeing spots in Kumamoto Prefecture where you can enjoy the great nature of Aso, such as the spectacular view of Matsushima in Amakusa, which is loved and called one of the three great pine islands of Japan ", "Daikanbo "and "Aso Farmland ". In this article, we will introduce recommended ryokan (Japanese-style inns) and hotels in Kumamoto Prefecture for traveling girls to have both beauty and scenery all to themselves. We have a great selection of inns where you can enjoy the luxury of a hole-in-the-wall spot and also take pictures with a sense of luxury and special atmosphere.

    2022-07-13 Management office

  • If you want to eat delicious food in Kumamoto, this is definitely the place to go! We will introduce some of the best gourmet restaurants in Kumamoto, so if you come to Kumamoto for sightseeing, please come back and try many of Kumamoto's delicious foods. From Kumamoto's popular horse-meat sashimi to sweets, you will be spoiled for choice.

    2022-03-11 Management office

  • Kumamoto Prefecture has many attractive sightseeing spots, including Kumamoto Castle, where you can enjoy rich nature and interact with animals. In this issue, we would like to introduce some of the most energizing sightseeing spots recommended for families. Why not visit Kumamoto, the Land of Fire, with your family and recharge your body and soul?

    2022-01-14 Management office

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