Koshu, Local Shiga Food near Ishiyama-dera

Near Ishiyama-dera Temple are many restaurants, but one of the more unique restaurants, and our personal recommendation, is Koshu. Running for roughly 50 years now, this restaurant serves various kinds of local Shiga specialty foods. These local dishes make the

Taga Taisha, Shiga’s Home to Izanagi

Kyoto certainly wears the crown for most well-known historic spot in Japan, but we shouldn’t forget about nearby Shiga Prefecture, which also has many historic sites. Among those is Taga Taisha,one of the most famous shrines in the prefecture, dedicated