Takayama: Mitarashi Dango

My grandparents live Gifu, Takayama, Japan.

The kanji for Takayama is 高山.

高=Taka, translates to, in this instance, “tall”.  山= Yama, translates to “mountain.” Meaning that my grandparents live on a tall mountain. Whenever I visit them, I always have to eat my favorite snack. Continue reading

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