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More People Should Go To Okayama! The Top 3 Little-Known Tourist Spots in Okayama Prefecture

Okayama is located between Hiroshima and Hyogo. In Hyogo there is Kobe and Akashi, and in Hiroshima there is Hiroshima City, Miyajima, and Onomichi, which are famous tourist spots, so many people visit there, but Okayama lays in between, and seems to have a kind of dull image. However, the …

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Experience the Ultimate in Relaxation! 3 Famous Local Onsens You Should Visit If You Come to the Chūgoku Region

Come visit a place where you can forget your work and everyday stress! Today, we’ll be shining our spotlight on the Chūgoku region, and introducing well-known hot springs where you can relax to the fullest. We’ll also be sharing information on some surprisingly unknown attractions and bargains. 1.Tamatsukuri Onsen Kasuien …

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You must visit Shimane! Three secret attractions, from the point of view of a local

Shimane prefecture is located in the Sanin region, which is on the Sea of Japan side of the Chugoku province. In ancient times, advanced culture blossomed in the Izumo region in the eastern province; it was the most culturally developed area in ancient Japan. The Kojiki and Nihon Shoki (The …

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Food You Must Eat When Coming To Okayama! 3 Personally Recommended Great Little-Known Eating Spots

When people ask us what food we personally like best in Okayama, we can’t help but say “Sawara!” (Spanish mackerel), “Ebimeshi!” (Shrimp fried rice), or “Tama no Ontamameshi!” ( Fried rice with eggs from hot springs). Perhaps you have never heard of them before, but we assure you they’re all …

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A Destination Very Popular With Foreign Tourists! 5 Things To Know Before Going To Itsukushima Shrine

The Itsukushima Shrine is a Shinto shrine located between the Ri and Itsukushima islands near Hatsukaichi City, Hiroshima Prefecture, famous for its torii gates floating on the sea. As the head shrine of the approximately 500 Itsukushima shrines located across the country, it is a must-see spot for any visitors, …

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Recommended for foreign tourists! Five points that you should definitely know about before visiting the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum.

The Peace Memorial Museum in Hiroshima has now become a very well-known tourist spot, and visits by foreign tourists, especially those from Western countries, have recently been increasing. However, since the museum is just a place to tell future generations about the war, your understanding of it will deepen if …

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