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Sumpu Castle Park

Sumpu Castle Park

The park is located on the former site of Sunpu Castle where the first Shogun...

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Pine Wood at Miho

Pine Wood at Miho

Counted as one of the most beautiful pine wood, this is a scenic spot with 54...

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National Treasure Kunosan Toshogu Shinto Shrine

National Treasure Kunosan Toshogu Shinto Shrine

This Shinto Shrine was erected in 1617 to the spirit of Tokugawa Ieyasu. It i...

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Shizuoka Oden or Hodgepodge

Shizuoka Oden or Hodgepodge

Oden or Japanese hodgepodge is a casual pot dish which has “oden dane” or dif...

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Sushi

Sushi

The most popular fish for sushi ingredients is tuna. The fact that Japanese l...

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Cherry shrimps

Cherry shrimps

Cherry shrimps, a specialty of Shizuoka city, turn their colors to beautiful ...

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Jizake, Local Sake

Jizake, Local Sake

Sake in Japan is brewed from fermented rice. “Jizake” or local sake is one of...

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Abekawa Rice Cake

Abekawa Rice Cake

This is a famous confectionary of Shizuoka which consists of small pieces of ...

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Green tea

Green tea

Green tea from Shizuoka City has a character of mild taste and aroma, which w...

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Strolling along the old Tokaido Highway

Strolling along the old Tokaido Highway

The Tokaido Road, famous for the ‘ukiyo-e’ ,colored woodblock prints of Ando ...

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Shizuoka Hobby Square

Shizuoka Hobby Square

In Shizuoka City, the model manufacturing has been flourishing since the year...

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Hand-on Experience of Tea-Picking

Hand-on Experience of Tea-Picking

Commanding a panoramic view of Mt. Fuji or Sagami Bay, Nihondaira creates the...

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