Ehime Prefecture is a prefecture in northwestern Shikoku, Japan. The capital is Matsuyama.
Botchan is a novel written by Natsume Sōseki, who was a one of most famous novelist in Japan . The story is based on his personal experience as a teacher in Matsuyama.
Dogo onsen is a hot spring in the city of Matsuyama , now became an important culture property of Japan.
Uwajima is a small historic city situated deep inside Uwajima Bay on the west coast of Shikoku and embraced on three sides by mountains more than 1,000 meters high. The city has flourished as a castle town of the Date family since the early 17th century.
Matsuyama is the biggest city in Shikoku with many tourist attractions. Matsuyama Castle, Dogo Hot Spring and Ishiteji Temple are some of the unique places.