Post Tagged with: "Gunma"

  • How Japan Became High Tech | Tomioka Silk Mill

    How Japan Became High Tech | Tomioka Silk Mill

    The most modern and advanced country in the world? Well, Japan is certainly at the top, but it wasn’t always that way. Before the Meiji Restoration (1868) Japan was closed to the outside world. Before 1868, it was the time […]

  • Snow Bathing: The Japanese Winter Onsen Experience at Takaragawa

    Snow Bathing: The Japanese Winter Onsen Experience at Takaragawa

    I got the chance to visit one of the popular onsen in the Kanto area called TAKARAGAWA ONSEN 宝川温泉 recently. It’s located in Gunma prefecture about 2 hours by bus and train from Tokyo. It’s become quite famous with foreign […]