Dating from 1601, Uwajima-jō is a small three-storey castle on an 80m-high hill in the centre of town. The present structure was rebuilt...
A great way to get a taste of the 88 Temple pilgrimage without having to slog it out along busy main roads is to follow this...
If hiking and temple-viewing aren't meeting your adrenaline requirements, try canyoning in the beautiful Nametoko Valley (an easy day...
Cafe Penguin Hotel
Penguin…no, hotel…no, cafe…yes! This cosy lunch spot offers lovingly prepared meals of pan-Asian cuisine, from bulgogi to Thai curry,...
Shiroyama-kōen is the park surrounding Uwajima-jō; it's open from sunrise to sunset, and is a pleasant place for a stroll.