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TOYAMA Bay

TOYAMA Bay

World Heritage listed Mont St. Michel Bay in France, Viet Nam’s Halong Bay, a...

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Daytime fish auction in Shinminato Port

Daytime fish auction in Shinminato Port

Fish markets are usually only open early in the morning, but here at Shin-Min...

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Kansui Park

Kansui Park

Kansui Park boasts a wide, open, grassed area where children and the elderly ...

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Zuiryu-ji Temple

Zuiryu-ji Temple

Prepare to be overwhelmed by the graceful beauty, design and history of this ...

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Five old temples north of Lake Hamana "Hokoji Temple"

Five old temples north of Lake Hamana "Hokoji Temple"

Historically one of the most important temples in the Tokai area, the Houkou-...

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Hamamatsu Flower Park

Hamamatsu Flower Park

This flower theme park boasts over 3,000 various flowers, and drew in over 60...

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Five old temples north of Lake Hamana "Ryotan-ji Temple"

Five old temples north of Lake Hamana "Ryotan-ji Temple"

This old temple was founded by ‘Gyoki’, a Buddhist monk in 733. The Japanese-...

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Fruit Picking

Fruit Picking

Mikan, or ‘oranges of Japan’ has such features as rich in flavor, sweet, smal...

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Unagi Pie Factory

Unagi Pie Factory

At this facility, you can enjoy a factory tour to see whole processes of the ...

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Yudanaka-Shibu Hot Spring Village

Yudanaka-Shibu Hot Spring Village

At the foot of Shiga-kogen highlands, there is a hot spring village with its ...

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Kamikochi Highland

Kamikochi Highland

This is the Japan’s prominent scenic mountain view area surrounded by such 3,...

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Tsumago Post Town

Tsumago Post Town

The inland route connecting Edo(Tokyo) and Kyoto was “Nakasendo” highway in ...

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Maruoka Castle

Maruoka Castle

Most of the Castle Towers in Japan were rebuilt after the feudal days, howeve...

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Echizen Washi Village

Echizen Washi Village

Washi (Japanese paper)-making of Echizen city has a history of about 1500 yea...

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Ichijodani Asakura Clan Ruins

Ichijodani Asakura Clan Ruins

These are the only medieval ruins where the restored castle town is maintaine...

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Hakusan Shirakawa-go White Road

Hakusan Shirakawa-go White Road

The nature of Mt. Hakusan National Park can be fully enjoyed by driving throu...

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Noto Kiriko Festival

Noto Kiriko Festival

Projecting into the Japan Sea, Noto Peninsula is ‘Treasure Box of Festivals’ ...

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Shunran-no-Sato

Shunran-no-Sato

Noto’s mountains and the sea are designated as World Agricultural Heritage. W...

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Mt. Oomuro

Mt. Oomuro

This is a dormant volcano designated as a National Natural Monument, and a sy...

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Stroll through Shuzen-ji Hot Spring Resort

Stroll through Shuzen-ji Hot Spring Resort

You can enjoy strolling in a typical Japanese atmosphere here. Shuzen-ji is t...

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Hands-on Experience Facilities of Enjoying Green Tea

Hands-on Experience Facilities of Enjoying Green Tea

How about tasty experience unique to Shizuoka, where output of tea production...

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Nagoya City Science Museum

Nagoya City Science Museum

After the renovation, the Nagoya City Science Museum, with an external appear...

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Osu Shoppping Arcade

Osu Shoppping Arcade

In the south of downtown, Sakae, Osu Shopping Arcade is located. In Osu, an e...

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SCMAGLEV and Railway Park

SCMAGLEV and Railway Park

This is the railway museum opened in 2011 operated by JR Central. Under the c...

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TONAMI TULIP GALLERY

TONAMI TULIP GALLERY

Toyama Prefecture, where the cultivation of tulip bulbs is prosperous, is pro...

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Unazuki Hot Spring

Unazuki Hot Spring

Unazuki is a hot spring town with vapor rising from hot spring fountain, wher...

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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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Hachiman-bori Moat

Hachiman-bori Moat

Hachiman-bori moat is an old canal located in Omi-hachiman, the lakeside city...

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Biwako Valley

Biwako Valley

This is a ski resort located at the west shore of Lake Biwa with its slops on...

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MIHO MUSEUM

MIHO MUSEUM

This museum was designed by I.M.Pei, a world-famous architect for the Glass P...

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Kumano Kodo ‘Ancient Pilgrimage Trails of Kumano

Kumano Kodo ‘Ancient Pilgrimage Trails of Kumano

Kodo, literally, the ancient road, means the roads used in ancient times in J...

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Mikimoto Pearl Island

Mikimoto Pearl Island

The ‘living gem’ born form shell is a pearl. Pearls are classified into natur...

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Oharai-machi ‘Purification Town’

Oharai-machi ‘Purification Town’

This town has been welcoming worshippers from the old days as a shrine town o...

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Magome Post Town on the Nakasendo Highway

Magome Post Town on the Nakasendo Highway

Magome is the 43rd post town on the ancient Nakasendo Highway that connected ...

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Shinhotaka Ropeway and the Okuhida Hot Spring Villages

Shinhotaka Ropeway and the Okuhida Hot Spring Villages

Take a 3,200-meter-long trip through the skies on a ropeway, with a differenc...

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Takayama

Takayama

Dubbed the “Little Kyoto of Hida,” Takayama’s old quarter (called “Sanmachi”)...

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The Museum Meiji Mura

The Museum Meiji Mura

This is a museum featuring the Meiji Era (1868-1912) when Japan started to ad...

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Tokoname Pottery Promenade

Tokoname Pottery Promenade

Tokoname City where the Central Japan International Airport (Centrair) is loc...

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Irago Koijigahama Beach

Irago Koijigahama Beach

Cape Irago, located at the tip of the Atsumi Peninsula, faces both Mikawa Bay...

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