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Overnight ferry trip from OSAKA to BEPPU

As you have already known, BEPPU (別府) in OITA Prefecture (大分県), KYUSHU (九州) is one of the best ONSEN places in Japan. Among 10 kinds…

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Trip to BEPPU KANNAWA (別府鉄輪) & YUFUIN (湯布院), west mecca for TOUJI (湯治 / hot spring cure)

TOUJI (湯治) is a Japanese traditional culture to cure mental & physical diseases and injuries. It is a globally recognized Japanese historical and traditional medical…

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Walking around historical SHIMODA Port

The historical port where Japan opened its doors to the world.   下田 (SHIMODA) is a well known city among Japanese people because SHIMODA Port…

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Driving around IZU Peninsula – Full of attractiveness with ONSEN, foods, and landscape

Easily accessible from Tokyo.   If you stay in Tokyo, I would strongly recommend you to allocate a few days of your stay to the…

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There’s nothing but peace – Shikanoshima, Fukuoka Prefecture

A historical island – Shikanoshima Island.   Shikanoshima Island is a historical island in Fukuoka Prefecture where most of Japanese people have learnt at history…

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