Nishi Amane Former Residence
Mori Ōgai Former Residence
Across the river from the Nishi Amane house is the old residence of Mori Ōgai (1862–1922), a highly regarded novelist who served as a...
Mori Ōgai Memorial Museum
Not to be confused with a museum in Tokyo, this simple building next to the novelist's former residence displays signed manuscripts and...
The broken walls of Tsuwano-jō brood over the valley. A slightly rickety chairlift takes you slowly up the hillside, and there's a...
The speciality here is fresh wheat noodles handmade on the premises, going into filling dishes like sansai udon (noodles with wild...
Nishi Amane Former Residence information
It's a pleasant walk down the river from Tsuwano town centre to see the peaked-roof former residence of Nishi Amane (1829–97), a philosopher and political scientist prominent in the Meiji government.