DokaGa TV: Japanmania Binge-Watch: Grand Shikoku Week 2!

Week 2 of our DokoGa TV: Japanamania binge-watch is here! Let Pali Ka‘aihue and the DokoGa TV crew take you on a virtual tour to the grand southern island of Shikoku! Start watching below!

2018 Grand Shikoku Plus Shopping Tour

Episode 1

After a night in Osaka, we sail over the whirlpool waters of Naruto Strait and then get immersed in historic traditions at the Awa Puppet theatre; learn festival dancing in Tokushima and made our own indigo dye prints.

Episode 2

Kompira Shrine’s 1368 step hike provided enlightenment and appetites which segued nicely into Non-Stop Travel udon making and eating, only to be topped by an unforgettable picturesque boat cruise in the Oboke ravine.

Episode 3

Kochi’s morning market and castle started our day and we discovered why katsuo (skipjack tuna) is best eaten in the Shikoku area. The 808 group ended the day with a serene Shimanto river cruise and succulent kaiseki dinner.

Episode 4

While in Kochi city, we learn about some of their historic hometown heroes; explore Matsuyama Castle and make our way to Ehime and spend time at one of Japan’s oldest and most famous hot springs, Dogo Onsen.

Stay tuned for next week’s videos!