People

People in Kimotsuki are basically country folks with typical southern hospitality and somewhat laid-back attitude in life. They are both curious about and open to visitors from outside, so when you come to our town, you are sure to be greeted by their curiosit…

Eco-Friendliness

Due to lack of natural resources, Japan has become one of the most Eco-friendly nations on earth by necessity, whose recycling system is said to date back to Edo period which lasted from the early 17th century to the mid-19th century.

The DNA of such tradit…

Community

Being an agrarian society, life in Kimotsuki is characterized by tightly-knit community among residents. Their life revolves around the community they belong to.

The first and foremost is the one based upon the area of residence. Though these days not all b…