Hi, I’m Mirai


Hi, I’m Mirai

I’ve lived in Kanazawa for 10 years

I speak English, Japanese

I am an nursery English teacher


Hello! I'm Mirai, your enthusiastic host for everything Kanazawa, a city that captures my heart with its stunning scenery, from the sunny days that illuminate the vibrant landscapes to the breathtaking pinkish hues of spring. There's a unique blend of tranquility and excitement here that I just can't get enough of. Whether pedaling through the streets or wandering on foot, I find joy in every corner of this city. And after a day full of adventures, there's nothing better than indulging in the culinary delights Kanazawa has to offer, from the casual vibes of Hamazushi to exquisite local Japanese cuisine. As a Kanazawa aficionado, I'm your go-to for the best spots to unleash your energy, unwind with incredible views, or savor mouthwatering meat and sushi. Plus, working at a restaurant bar, I have the inside scoop on where to enjoy the finest drinks and dishes. Join me, and let's make your Kanazawa visit an unforgettable journey of discovery and delight!

My knowledge & interests

Street food Local cuisine Desserts Food markets Fine dining Unique & unusual foods Cinema Parks Gardens Scenic routes Wildlife Social history Religious history Cityscape photography Street photography Portrait photography Wine Whiskey Third wave coffee Gin Artisanal tea Department stores Vintage shops Street markets Handicrafts & souvenirs Traditional culture Popular culture Lifestyle culture Local speciality drinks Traditional drinks Japanese sake Thrift stores Second-hand markets Bookstores Landscape photography Wildlife photography Food photography Fashion photography Night photography Nature photography Pop music Country music Soul music Funk music crafts

Experiences I love to host