Daily Asa-ichi (morning markets) are wonderful way to start the day and meet the people. The Jinya-mae Morning Market is in front of...
This original district of three main streets (Ichino-machi, Nino-machi and Sanno-machi) of merchants has been immaculately preserved....
North of Sanmachi are two excellent examples of Edo-period merchants' homes, with the living quarters in one section and the...
If you're a fan of Bob Dylan, you'll likely connect with the owner of this mellow bar with a real rustic charm. He doesn't speak much...
Healthy and delicious go hand in hand at this cosy vegan eatery, a block east of the train station. Look for tasty veggie curry with...
Lonely Planet review
This wonderful local izakaya located a minute from the station has the usual kushiyaki and tofu steak, plus original dishes like sardines rolled in yuba (tofu skin), or big-as-a-beer-can grilled daikon in miso sauce. Or go for broke with Hida beef (¥1575). Look for the bamboo poles out the front.