I am appreciative of your interest in Kumamoto, my home town. I know it is not easy at all for you to get here, but Kumamoto is a very worthwhile place to visit with many attractive spots such as Mt. Aso, Kumamoto Castle, hot spring resorts, etc. Please tell me about your interests and the kind of places you would like to visit. I am flexible with scheduling to meet your needs, helping to make the most of your time here since it is your vacation and your tour.
I worked for foreign affiliated companies in Tokyo for years, and returned to Kumamoto where I have been engaged in labor and social security attorney as well as a tour guide. I also like to travel around Japan and the world.
Again, I would like to tailor your visit to suit your own interests and time constraints. As a native and a local tour guide, I will make sure you will have a fabulous time in Kumamoto.
Let's explore this interesting region together!
A Recent Review of this guide
Ikue's expertise and knowledge is expansive; her character impeccable; her personality pleasant. The customized itinerary she planned for us was detailed but flexible. She obtained and researched our family koseki, translated the koseki; visited our lost family members and arranged for us to meet them; located and visited our old family properties and took us to see it. Based on our needs, Ikue recommended accommodations, dining options, transportation options between/within cities, along with costs.
1. I am a certified tour guide and registered with the local government (#EN00053).
2. I was trained for becoming a professional tour guide by the tour guide associations i.e. JGA, GIICS.
3. Other licenses: Labor and Social Security Attorney, Industrial Counselor, Driver's license
4. Education: Graduated from Osaka University with major in English literature