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Best known for its sand dunes (Tottori Sakyu) and Sand Sculpture Museum. After climbing dunes and mountains, be sure to try the local specialty Matsubagani cuisine. Matsubagani is a long legged snow crab, delicious in all the many ways it is prepared, but especially as Kanijuu (snow crab soup).3047675689
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In the Heian era, it was the home of aristocratic decadence. Now, when standing on the Togetsukyo Bridge, you can hear the murmuring flow of Guichuan. Stop and imagine the boats of past aristocrats rippling in the Weir River, appreciate the beauty of changing scenery throughout the year, and step back a millennium.7402366396
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Tama Sushi (Lumine Omiya)
Tama Sushi is a long-established chain of sushi restaurants in Japan. They're one of the very few sushi restaurants that will offer diners not used to raw fish, grilled and roasted options.
Hoko-ji, built in 1184, is a Buddhist temple with a beautiful garden with various seasonal flowers such as camellias, peonies, cherry blossoms, hydrangeas and many more.
Tokyo Nihonbashi BAY HOTEL
The Nihonbashi Bay Hotel designs were inspired by Kyomachiya (traditional Kyoto town houses), a cultural heritage in Kyoto. If you stay for consecutive nights, you'll be allowed to stay in the lounge and use the shower rooms anytime except between the hours of
This popular lunchtime spot serves some of the best quality dipping ramen (tsukemen) in Tokyo.
National Children's Castle
Built to commemorate the Year of the Child, the National Children's Castle (Kodomo no Shiro) is a destination designed with young children in mind. You can spend an entire day here with your children without running out of things to do. There is a gym, pool a
Nakacho Historical House Preservation Area
The Nakacho Historical House Preservation Area is also called Hirosaki's samurai district. Here you will find several preserved samurai residences from the Edo period.
Japanese Ground Self Defense Force Camp Ichigaya
Camp Ichigaya of the Japanese Ground Self Defense Forces is located next to the Ministry of Defense.
Made with raw milk cream, Shiroichi serves up amazing ice cream which is as photogenic as it is delicious. Be sure to try one during Tokyo's hot summer months.
Milks is located a little over a minutes walk from Ebisu Station, located on the 5th floor of the âGranbell Ebisunishi Buildingâ with a pure white interior that is both relaxing and luxurious. Catering for a more aldult taste, Milks offer some of Hokkaidoâs
Ebis Cafe & Pachinko
This is a new breed of cafÃ©/pachinko born in Hida Takayama. As the first establishment in Japan, it combined cafÃ©, which offers a relaxing moment, and pachinko, which gives excitement. It is a five-minute walk from JR Takayama station. It opens until 22:30.
Fuki temple is a historical temple originally built for prayers by the chief priest at Usa Jingu Shrine (a Japan national treasure) in 718. Fukiji Odo is one of three great Amitabha halls in Japan. The others include the Phenix Hall at Byodoin Temple in Kyoto
Usa Shrine was founded around 8th century, also well known for second ancestral temple after Ise shrine. Usa shrine is the head shrine of thousands of shrines across Japan that are dedicated to Hachiman, the god of archery and war, who has also been identifie
A gorgeous restaurant engulfed in a mysterious looking bamboo forest. As you enter, you are surrounded by a picturesque forest, perfect for a picture. There is also a gorgeous red bench and umbrella that further enhances your experience. Their main cuisin
Sailor Moon Themed Yukatas: This Week in Japan
Sailor Moon Themed Yukatas In the name of the moon, I’ll punish youâ¦ for looking devilishly stunning in these Sailor Moon themed Yukatas! Kimono-makerÂ Kyoto MarubeniÂ is coming in to save us from the heat this summer by releasing the most beautiful Sail
Beach in Fukushima Reopens After 8 Years: This Week in Japan
Fukushima beach reopens after 8 years After the devastating 2011 earthquake and tsunami that hit north-eastern Japan, Haragamaobama beach in the Fukushima Prefecture has finally reopened to the public. Like Haragamaobama, several other beaches were ravaged by
Why Oita Should Be On Your Next Itinerary To Japan
Â Tucked away on the eastern coast of Kyushu island, Oita Prefecture has many attractions suitable for all types of tourists. While the average visitor may only visit this area for their amazing onsen (hot spring) culture, there is a lot more to this prefectur