Kanazawa is capital of the Ishikawa Prefecture, it is famous for the well kept Edo period districts. The old castle town, such as the Nagamachi samurai district and chaya entertainment districts attract many visitors.
Have you ever seen or eaten "Gold leaf ice cream"? This unique ice cream is produced by the local shop "Hakuichi" located in Kanazawa, Ishikawa. You will be surprised to see the large square gold leaf covers almost the whole ice cream!
Kanazawa (Ishikawa Prefecture) is one of the most beautiful and historical cities in Japan, it has preserved samurai and geisha districts. Here are top 10 best things to do in Kanazawa.