Representative: Masato Ito

Hello, My name is Masato Ito, the representative of NAGANO TRIP. I have engaged in Tourism PR and Regional Development after to study abroad about tourism management and PR in the UK in 2016. Currently, I live in 2 places Nagano and Tokyo. I make new discoveries every week to compare the countryside and metropolitan in Japan.

Editor in chief: Maya Yamamoto

I’m Maya Yamamoto, I managing some sightseeing web-sites. Skima-Shinshu (only Japanese language) is one of my managing website which focuses on a lot of niche places and things in Nagano, Japan. It is read many tourists. If you would like to visit “Not famous but attractive place” in Nagano, Japan, please read!

Writer: Karina Sana

Nice to meet you. I’m Karina, a university student. Now I’m living in Nagano, Ueda, so I’ll introduce very much about Nagano, Japan! I also have been to study abroad twice in Italy and Greece. This is why I could write traveling articles in English. My favorite things are to go to a cafe and book shop whose buildings are renovated! After you read my articles, I’d like you to know about Nagano and be interested in many popular spots there.

Writer: Ayari Nishimura

I was born in Okayama but I live in Gunma. I am majoring in information design at Nagano university. My hobbies are practicing the guitar, reading books and going out. Recently I’m crazy about going to an exhibition. I usually buy and read a magazine about an art exhibition, and I like to make a plan to enjoy it. I’ve been going to Ueda city since April 2019. Nagao is many famous tourist spots, especially Karuizawa, Yatsugatake Alps Ranch and Bessho springs, I pay attention. I’ve never been there, so I’d like to go there this year.

Writer: Yuki Kikuchi

Hi, I’m a university student. My hometown is Hokkaido and I live in Nagano to go to university. Actually, I haven’t been to foreign countries but I practise speaking English through an online lesson. So I’m now writing articles in English. My hobbies are training, reading books, playing board games. Since communication with foreign people is very enjoyable for me, I often drink with non – Japanese. I want to let you visit Japan especially in Nagano after reading “NAGANO TRIP”. This article makes you interested!

Writer: Kenya Yashima

I live in Nagano for 7 years as a Shinshu university graduate student. I love bicycle trips and cameras and spent nine months by bike travel across the continental United States when I was a freshman in graduate school. Introducing the beauty and enjoyment of 「NAGANO」.

Writer: Daiki Shiokawa

I have lived in Nagano Prefecture for18 years until I became a university student. I am a graduate student and major in agricultural economics. I tell you new sides of Nagano. I like to play badminton. I start taking pictures.


The characteristic points of Nagano prefecture are a fusion between affluent nature and Japanese traditional lifestyle. Nagano is constructed in many town and village, where have originality. These regions have a different history, different culture, different nature, we can feel a side of Nagano as a treasure box.

Northern Alps in Nagano


”NAGANO TRIP” is sightseeing contents site to offer tourist information about Nagano prefecture in Japan. People who are interested in Nagano can learn and know about sightseeing contents before visit Nagano. In addition, visitor can learn and enjoy while traveling and after the trip.