One of Japan's Three Hidden Valleys, Iya has dramatic mountain scenery, traditional thatched roof homes, and historic vine bridges.
Supposedly a hiding place for the fleeing samurai of the defeated Heike clan from centuries past, the isolation of the Iya valley has a rich history of being a waypoint for wanderers and a place one could go to be away from it all.
England captain Alastair Cook says it was not a great moment to lose his wicket towards the end of day yesterday. Says it's all about first innings runs and they didn't do too well in that aspect.
Credits Jayant Yadav for the way he played in this game as he bowled accurate lines to get the batsmen out and he knows what he's doing.
Feels they've been playing pretty good cricket and they shouldn't be too desperate.
The speciality is mountain related meats and vegetables so keep in mind that you will not get bacon and eggs or a big steak.
What you will get is excellent and tasty local food that you will remember for a long time.