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Easy access from Tokyo! Three hot springs perfect for day trips

Japan’s hot springs are not only popular among locals, they are becoming more popular with foreigners as a tourist attraction. However, there is an impression that hot springs require staying at a ryokan (Japanese style inn) or that they are difficult to use for those who are unfamiliar with them. …

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Enjoy the best relaxing experience! Here are 3 popular onsen hot springs you must go when you visit the hot springs of Tochigi.

Onsen allows you to relax and forget about the stress of everyday life, and is popular among all regardless of age or gender no matter what era you are in! Today, we would like to guide you through 3 places in Tochigi Prefecture that we selected judging by the type …

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When you come to Saintama, you should try this dish! My 3 personal gourmet selections off the beaten path

What does come to your mind when you hear gourmet food in Saitama? This time I’ll tell you about 3 selected dishes popular among local people off the beaten path. 1. Savor inarizushi in Chichibu! Speaking of a tourist spot in Saitama, the representative is Chichibu, after all. So let’s …

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We Would Like You To Know Saitama Better! 3 Little-Known Great Local Spots

Saitama Prefecture is a land rich with popular tourist attractions, but there are also many little-known spots that only the locals can tell you about. We think that if you divide the whole of Saitama into 3 areas and grasp it that way, then you can get a new perspective …

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I’d like to tell you about Tochigi! I’d personally like to inform you of three local tourist spots that are off the beaten path

When one thinks of famous spots in Tochigi prefecture, surely Utsunomiya will come to mind. In the past Utsunomiya was known for kanpyou (dried gourd shavings), and more recently it has become famous for gyouza (dumplings). Surely many people would place the Nikko Toshogu area near the top of their …

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The Most Energetic Spot of Tokyo! Five Points You Need to Know Before Visiting Shibuya and Shibuya Pedestrian Scramble

Shibuya Pedestrian Scramble is one of the most popular spots in Tokyo that almost every foreign tourist visits. It was not so famous a few decades ago, but it quickly became known to the world thanks to the diffusion of the Internet over the past several years, as well as …

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It’s easy to enjoy the monk experience in Tokyo! Introducting three programs giving you full access to the temple experience plus an easy how-to on their use, perfect for first-time tourists.

When you ask why someone visits a temple, a lot of people might say they’re going to pray, or for talismans. But what you may not know is that many other programs exist that offer other experiences. Here we’ll guide you through three such programs in the Tokyo area that …

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Attracting Tourists from Abroad! 5 Things to Know Before Visiting Meiji Shrin

Nowadays many foreign tourists flock to see Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines in Japan. Especially the conveniently located Meiji Shrine in Tokyo has for a long time been a popular tourist spot. Here are five things you should know before visiting Meiji Shrine. (The following article contains information on rituals …

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We definitely want you to visit these if you come to Japan! Touring tower structures where you can experience the latest in construction technology.

If you visit Japan, how about going to visit tower structures where you can enjoy Japanese construction technology and views of the city? 1. Tokyo Skytree (Sumida-ku, Tokyo) The tower structure that you shouldn’t miss is Tokyo Skytree (Sumida-ku, Tokyo), a familiar Tokyo tourist attraction that boasts the tallest stand-alone …

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5 best flower-watching spots you must see when you visit Japan in spring

Japanese love cherry blossoms. Today I will tell you about the best of flower-watching spots I have actually visited and want you to see. I have included spots where not only can you see beautiful cherry blossoms but also you can savor Japan’s representative mood. 1. Hirosaki Castle The first …

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