Kumamoto Family Fun

Sites to See on a Trip Around Yatsushiro

May 31, 2024 By Justin Hanus

A great option for a day trip if you’re in Kumamoto is Yatsushiro. This is a top destination for learning more about history and culture in Japan. 1. Kirai Art...[ Click to read more ]

Things to Do with Kids in Kumamoto

May 29, 2024 By Justin Hanus

If you’ve got kids, you’ll know how important it is to have an ongoing list of activities and places to go to entertain them at weekends or during school holidays....[ Click to read more ]

Halloween in Kumamoto

Sep 28, 2023 By Justin Hanus

Halloween isn't as big a deal in Japan as it is in the US, so you won't see places filled with jack-o-lanterns, witches' broomsticks, or cobweb decorations. However, it has...[ Click to read more ]

Summer Days Out in Kumamoto

Apr 20, 2023 By Justin Hanus

Located in the center of the southern Kyushu island of Japan, Kumamoto is known for its gorgeous scenery. There is certainly no shortage of fantastic days out during the summer...[ Click to read more ]

Top Things to Do in Aso, Kumamoto

Feb 22, 2023 By Justin Hanus

Best known for being the largest inhabited caldera in the world, Aso in Kumamoto has plenty to offer. It offers fantastic hikes and cultural spots you won’t want to miss....[ Click to read more ]

Best Zoos, Farms and Aquariums in Kumamoto

Jan 20, 2023 By Justin Hanus

Spending time with nature and observing diverse animals and creatures in zoos and aquariums is a great way of relaxing for a few hours and providing entertainment and education for...[ Click to read more ]

Unique and Unusual Attractions in Kumamoto

Dec 27, 2022 By Justin Hanus

Kumamoto is a beautiful prefecture on the island of Kyushu, probably most well-known for the breathtaking Mount Aso and the historic Kumamoto Castle. But there’s much more to the region...[ Click to read more ]

The History of Kumamoto Castle

Jul 25, 2022 By Justin Hanus

There are many castles throughout Japan, but Kumamoto Castle has a particularly rich history. In addition, it is one of just three considered premier castles, with the other two being...[ Click to read more ]

Family Days Out in Kumamoto

May 25, 2022 By Justin Hanus

Kumamoto prefecture has plenty of attractions and opportunities for great days out for family and kids, with everything from theaters and museums to some of the most wondrous natural sites...[ Click to read more ]

Kumamoto’s Farmland: Aso Milk Factory

Apr 28, 2022 By William Farrow

In the north of Aso city is the Aso Milk Factory, where you can experience the delicious taste of locally produced dairy, pick delicious fruit, and take a pleasant stroll...[ Click to read more ]