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Old but new. Tradition meets modern – 山代温泉 (YAMASHIRO ONSEN)

加賀 (KAGA) region in ISHIKAWA Prefecture is well known as a historical place where 前田利家 (TOSHIIE MAEDA), a famous SAMURAI governed. Even at the present…

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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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Exploring SHIGARAKI town – SHIGA Prefecture

One of the most famous towns for pottery   SHIGARAKI YAKI is one of the most famous and popular pottery in Japan. I have visited…

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A shrine town where you feel Japanese tradition and history – OHARAI MACHI, MIE Prefecture

Let’s go to OHARAI MACHI after the worship of ISE JINGU.   OHARAI MACHI is located along ISUZUGAWA River from UJIBASHI Bridge and it has…

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