Chief Editor

Masuo Kashiwabara

was born and raised in Shima Onsen.He is the owner and manager of Shima Onsen Kashiwaya Ryokan and Kashiwaya Cafe.

Traveling and photography are his hobbies, and his current goal is to stay in all of the 47 prefectures of Japan (he’s most of the way there!)

He’s looking forward to talking with you guys.
If you find him in the Shima Onsen village , please feel free to talk to him !