Trip Idea #1 : Kochi Prefecture's Monobegawa

Located in Kochi Prefecture, the Monobegawa area (named after the Monobe river) is a hidden gem which is definitely worth a visit on your next trip to Shikoku. The residents of Monobegawa have a strong connection to their cultural heritage, which becomes evident when you visit in person. The location and slow current of the river make it an ideal spot for those wishing to take in some of the beautiful nature on offer at their own pace. Along the river, there are a number of enjoyable activities and unique cafes surrounded by nature, making it an ideal destination for a well-earned break from city life.