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Staying at a Ryokan (Traditional Japanese Inn) with onsen and Japanese food is the typical way of enjoying a visit to Aso. But this area is also famous for stunning nature, and what better way to make the most of the natural beauty than… Camping! But camping requires a lot of equipment and preparations, which […]

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The Aso area is all about the onsen, nature, activities, and mouth-watering delicacies! But sometimes you want to bring something back with you home, maybe to enjoy as you recall your trip, or to share with family and friends. So to help you choose between all the good stuff available, we have asked the seven […]

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We are back once again to hear what secret spots the locals of Aso want to recommend you! This time, we will have a look at Ubuyama Mura and Nishihara Mura (Mura=村=Village). Let’s start off with… Ubuyama Mura! The small village known by the name of Ubuyama Mura is famous, among other things, for the […]

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If you are knowledgable about Japan, you have certainly come across the soba noodles. Soba is consumed in every part of Japan. A testament to how important soba is to the Japanese people is the fact that they eat “Toshikoshi soba”, literally meaning New Year’s Eve soba, every year. The soba noodles are easily cut […]

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It is no exaggeration to say that Aso’s main attraction is the beautiful scenery. But it’s unavoidable that the weather gods sometimes decide to throw a spanner in the works. And if you are unlucky, this might happen just as you have traveled from afar to visit. That is why we want to give you […]

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If you are traveling with kids then you should definitely come to Aso. There are countless of kids-friendly spots where you can enjoy and interact with the great nature of Aso. Let us present some of our favorites! Ubuyama farm Follow the Milk road unto the Higotai road until you find this giant wind turbine […]

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