Shimanami Kaido, is a Highway from Onomich in Hiroshima-ken to Imabari in Ehime-ken through many islands in the Seto Inland Sea such as Mukaishima-island, Innoshima-island, Ikuchishima-island, omishima-island, Hakuhoujima-island and Oshiam-island.
In between islands, are connected by the beautiful bridges.
Ehime has more than its share of castles, with castles at Kawanoe, Imabari, Matsuyama, Ozu and Uwajima.
Matsuyama is the best of them of course, but castle fans will have plenty to see in Ehime.
There's an Anpanman train that runs through Ehime prefecture. I always tried to get on it if I could. Here's a photo of me at Matsuyama station next to an Anpanman.
This is a ryokan hotel, which retains elements of traditional Japanese accommodation, such as...more
The Imabari Kokusai Hotel is celebrating its 10th Anniversay this year (2006) and deserves the...more
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