Shirakawa-go Travel Guide – Visit the Traditional Villages With Thatched Roofs

High up in the Ryohaku Mountains to the north of Gifu prefecture and bordering Ishikawa prefecture and Toyama prefecture, lies the remote village of Shirakawa-go. This remote village was long cut off from the rest of Japan because of its location high up the mountains and the heavy snowfall that frequently hits the region, making … Continue reading Shirakawa-go Travel Guide – Visit the Traditional Villages With Thatched Roofs