Many other local attractions, which tourists seldom see and regret later
not having seen.
Local festivals(matsuri), pristine beaches, tofu making, firefly viewing at summer night, tinkling wind bells(furin)
“Okaeri maturi“, a local spring festival,dates back to the Edo period more than 200 years ago.
A local deity on a baroque portable shrine carried on young locals' shoulders travels to the villa and back.
The shrine is accompanied by triumphant bugles and beautifully embellished float.
Katano beach south of Kanazawa
A young lady in her bikini
Fossicking shells and some "treasures" from southern islands.
Crashing waves in winter on Noto peninsula
Pristine beach. Enjoy the soothing lapping of the waves.
Mr.&Mrs.Takayama run a small tofu shop.
All hand made.
You can try fresh "tonyu"
or soy bean milk(before it is coagulated with bittern.)
Boiled soy beans are
Mr.Takayama sells tofu on a
cart ringing a bell.
Look at Mrs.Takayama's marvelous finesse !
She cuts tofu so skillfully that each
piece can be put in a tray with no spaces