Monthly Archives for August 2014

Kurobe Gorge, Autumn

Kurobe Gorge can be visited for a quick two-day and one-night trip from locations such as Tokyo and Osaka. There is a hidden scenic spot at the Gorge where visitors can enjoy riding the famous Kurobe Gorge train while enjoying the … Continue reading

31. August 2014 by Joey
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Ryoma-kan, Kyoto

The Ryomakan is a shop specializing in souvenirs related to Sakamoto Ryoma, the famous samurai from Kochi who helped bring an end to the Shogunate and usher in the Meiji Period. It is in Kyoto’s Fushimi area because the Teradaya … Continue reading

30. August 2014 by Joey
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Lake Chuzenji-ko, Nikko

        Lake Chuzenji-ko is a scenic lake in Nikko National Park in the city of Nikko. It was created 20,000 years ago when Mount Nantai erupted and blocked the river. The lake can be admired on foot or by … Continue reading

29. August 2014 by Joey
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Toji Temple, Kyoto

        Toji Temple is well known for its five storied pagoda, Japan’s tallest with a height of 57 meters, and the Buddhist sculptures that are displayed in the temple’s large main hall and lecture hall. It is become … Continue reading

27. August 2014 by Joey
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Ramen Dojo Street, New Chitose Airport

    The Ramen Dojo street in New Chitose Airport is an area dedicated to selected ramen shops, all well-known ramen establishments from different areas of Hokkaido.You can take your pick from among 10 shops, but you’ll definitely have a … Continue reading

27. August 2014 by Joey
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