The Ise Grand Shrine, located in Ise, Mie Prefecture of Japan, is a Shinto shrine dedicated to the sun goddess Amaterasu. Officially known simply as Jingū, Ise Jingū is a shrine complex composed of many Shinto shrines centered on two main shrines, Naikū and Gekū. [Wikipedia]
Ise Guesthouse Kazami offers more than just the cheapest bed in town
Tsumugiya, an artsy guesthouse in Ise town
Looking like a shrine, temple & small castle all rolled into one, the traditional Japanese Hinjitsukan structure was operated as..
Traditional Japanese sweets from the ancient Akafuku store, surrounded by traditional houses, shops and street-side stalls that..
Ise-Shima National Park in Mie Prefecture is well-known for its legendary Ise Lobster. But, are you brave enough to try Ise Lobster..
For the first time in its century-old history, the National Confectionery Expo is being held in Mie Prefecture, from Friday Ap..
The streets have a festival-like atmosphere all year. The "Okage-za" museum offers a glimpse into Ise's history and culture
The area of Okage Yokocho is a nostalgic street leading to Ise Naiku Shrine. It is lined with Edo and Meiji Era style buildings..
A walk along Oharaimachi, Ise Shrine's old shopping street