Japan’s ancient capital, Nara, offers far more than Todaiji and the Nara Park deer.
Japan’s ancient capital of Nara comes alive with cherry blossoms every spring and is a great destination to witness history, culture and natural beauty.
What to do in Nara, Japan, Travel advice!
The former capital of Japan has a food culture dating back over hundreds of years to the days when Nara was the center of Japan’s culinary and courtly society. Eating in Nara offers visitors the opportunity to travel back in time with dishes that haven’t changed in centuries. Here are just some of the delights that await people interested in Japan’s appetizing traditional fare: