Articles for the theme Attractions and Excursions in Kanazawa


Cherry Blossom in front of Kanazawa Castle

Kanazawa Castle

Kanazawa Castle is just across the Ishikawa Bridge from Kanazawa's prime attraction, the Kenrokuen Garden. Both sites are must-sees on a visit to Kanazawa in Ishikawa Prefecture.

The Onosho canal borders the samurai district

Nagamachi District

Considered one of the most powerful Japanese feudal lords, daimyo, in the country, Toshiie Maeda (1538-1599) established his warriors in the city in the Nagamachi district of the city of K

Wajima seen from the sky (Noto peninsula, Ishikawa prefecture)


Located about 12 miles north of Monzen, Wajima is the largest city in the north of the Noto Peninsula.