Takagiya Rōho is a sweets shop in Taishakuten Sandō that sells many traditional Japanese sweets and snacks that represent the Shibamata area. Takagiya Rōho is especially famous for kusa dango and senbei crackers. Kusa dango, called mugwort dumplings in English, are sweet dumplings made from rice flour. Senbei crackers are salted rice crackers. Takagiya Rōho is the place to go to taste the rich history and flavours of Shibamata.
360 years in business About Matsuzakaya Honten, a Hakone Ashinoyu Onsen Founded in 1662 and depicted in Hiroshige Utagawa's ukiyoe woodblock prints, Matsuzakaya Honten has been a long-established onsen inn since the Edo period. The inn has been visited by many...