Mito (水戸市) is the capital city of Ibaraki Prefecture and has an estimated population of 263,748 and a total area is 217.45 km². Mito nattō is the city's culinary specialty and is well-known across Japan. It is also the site of the Japanese garden Kairaku-
Kairaku-en (偕楽園) is a Japanese garden located in Mito, Ibaraki, one of the Three Great Gardens of Japan. Kairakuen was built relatively recently in 1841 by the local lord Tokugawa Nariaki and was open to the public (in Japanese and English).
TsukuBlog is a blog about Tsukuba, Ibaraki, and Japan. It includes articles about events, news, community information, Japanese culture, and more. Various local residents contribute to the blog and we try to post something at least once a day. We aim to b
Kashima (鹿嶋市, Kashima-shi) is a city located in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan. As of April 2018, the city had an estimated population of 67,560, and a population density of 631 persons per km². Its total area is 106.02 square kilometres. Kashima is the home o