Jeanne B's Morioka, Japan
What is interesting about the shrine is the story about the handprints on the rocks which give their...
Rock-breaking Cherry Tree
We loved seeing the rock-splitting cherry tree! It is around 300-400 years old and it looks as thoug...
Morioka Castle Ruins
We walked amongst the high stone walls or ramparts and it was a quiet and peaceful experience. There...
Temple district of Kitayama
The temple is tucked away and we needed some help finding it, but it was worth the effort. It is qui...