My wonderful trip to Shirakawa-go Gassho-zukuri Village After the 6-month Japanese training course for all the international students who come to study in Japan this year, at the Educational Center for International Students (ECIS), of Nagoya University we all have completed successfully. During the 6-month course, it is really fast and very intensive that we have … More My wonderful trip to Shirakawa-go Gassho-zukuri Village!!
What is Gassho-zukuri? Gassho-zukuri is a house built of wooden beams combined to form a steep thatched roof that resembles two hands together. You can see houses such as these in other parts of the country. In Shirakawa, they are called ‘’Kiritsuma-Gassho-zukuri,’’ and the roof can be looked triangular just like a standing book open. … More What is Gassho-zukuri? Descriptions and detail links
There are lots of fun, surprise and excitement, I had for all the way, both to and return back to my University. The most impression I made was on the way we went to the site, there are lots of wonderful views that I had never ever seen before. The road varied in types, including … More My wonderful trip to Shirakawa-go Gassho-zukuri Village (From the departure to the return)
The lovely view of restaurants and dishes with variety of food that are available for tourists visiting Shirakawa village to taste and enjoy.
One of interesting presentation on Chinese proverb I made. You can enjoy nice quotes. To see the Presentation click chinese-proverb.ppt Please wait for a moment while the server uploading the file.
It is always in my smile. It is always in my heart. It is always one of my sweet memories in life!!! Wherever I go, whatever I do, I always proud of that time!! 😀 😀
This a view taken at the welcome party for the new visitor of home stay program at the Main office of the Hippo Family members. The pretty woman is Japanese, and the therenext teenage boy is from Russian, Yuki, me, and Yuki’s father. 😀