Tag Archive for: Akiya

Kawazu House exterior 1

Kawazu, Shizuoka

Kawazu is a village of about 7,000 on the southern coast of Shizuoka’s Izu Peninsula, about 10km north of Shimoda’s famous Shirahama beach.
Aizuwakamatsu akiya

Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima

Full of great food, architecture, and vistas, Aizuwakamatsu is one of Fukushima's most well-known cities. Join the club with this minka!
Mt Fuji akiyaAkiya & Inaka

$500 Houses in Japan – Fact or Fiction

$500 houses in Japan? The 2021 akiya newscycle is upon us, and this time around it's honing in on a very specific price point. Let's dig in!
Kintsugi featured imageMotoki Tonn

Kintsugi Reconsidered

Kintsugi is the Japanese practice of mending broken pottery with lacquer infused with precious metals - what an apt metaphor for akiya!

Tag Archive for: Akiya

Kawazu House exterior 1

Kawazu, Shizuoka

Kawazu is a village of about 7,000 on the southern coast of Shizuoka’s Izu Peninsula, about 10km north of Shimoda’s famous Shirahama beach.
Aizuwakamatsu akiya

Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima

Full of great food, architecture, and vistas, Aizuwakamatsu is one of Fukushima's most well-known cities. Join the club with this minka!
Mt Fuji akiyaAkiya & Inaka

$500 Houses in Japan – Fact or Fiction

$500 houses in Japan? The 2021 akiya newscycle is upon us, and this time around it's honing in on a very specific price point. Let's dig in!
Kintsugi featured imageMotoki Tonn

Kintsugi Reconsidered

Kintsugi is the Japanese practice of mending broken pottery with lacquer infused with precious metals - what an apt metaphor for akiya!