Shodai Yaki pottery mugs made by Mr Yamaguchi
Activities Kyushu | Fukuoka Sponsored

Shodai Yaki Pottery and Bamboo Chopsticks: Making the Most of Tamana’s Natural Resources

sponsored by Northern Kumamoto Administrative Headquarters During my stay in Tamana, Northern Kumamoto Prefecture, I had the opportunity to visit two businesses which, despite their differences, were very similar. Both companies made use of the area’s natural resources, unique knowledge and passion for beauty to…
The breakfast table
Accommodation Kyushu | Fukuoka Sponsored

Luxury stay in a ryokan with a private bath in Yamaga Onsen

sponsored by Northern Kumamoto Administrative Headquarters I had several opportunities to stay in Japanese ryokan, and I can say that these traditional inns are the epitome of luxury and hospitality. Caring but discreet staff, elegant and clean rooms, delicious food, and the renowned Japanese omotenashi,…