Tag Archives: Yamagata Prefecture

A Posthumous Marriage Temple, A Precariously-Balanced Building & Foot Spas In Japan’s Premier Cherry Region

Yamagata Prefecture is somewhere I only really passed though on my travels in Japan’s northern region last Summer so I was determined to go back at some point and actually see something more than the inside of train stations! That opportunity probably … Continue reading

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Yamadera: The Mountain Temple That’s Reminiscent Of One From A Batman Movie

“It’s like the temple where Bruce Wayne trains to become Batman” That is how Chris Broad of the popular ‘Abroad In Japan‘ YouTube channel described this place in Yamagata Prefecture. He was referring to scenes in

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