Kanazawa is the capital of the Ishikawa Prefecture in Japan. The name "Kanazawa" means "marsh of gold". Gold leaf plays an important part in the city's cultural crafts. The city is also known for its tradidtional Kaga Cuisine.
Visit the Kenrokuen Garden, Moyryuji-Ninja Temple, Shima, Omicho Market, Higashichaya Old Town, Nagamachi District, Nomura Family Samurai House, Kanazawa Castle, Seisonkaku Villa, Daijoji temple, Oyama Shrine, Kazuenachi Tea House Street, Mt. Utatsu, Terashima Kurabdo Samurai Villa, Kanazawa Yasue Gold Leaf Museum