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Tokyo National Museum

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Tokyo National Museum also known as TNM is the oldest Japanese national museum established in 1872. It is the largest art museum in Japan and one of the largest art museums in the world. The Tokyo Museum features one of the largest and best collections of art and archeological artifacts in Japan, …

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Ueno Park Tokyo

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Ueno Park is a spacious public park in the Ueno district of Taitō, Tokyo, Japan. It is famous for the many museums found on its grounds, especially the Tokyo National Museum, the National Museum for Western Art, the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and the National Science Museum. It is also home to …

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Osaka Castle Japan

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Osaka Castle is a Japanese castle, a famous landmark and a popular sightseeing spot, in Chūō-ku, Osaka, Japan. It is the symbol of Osaka, contains thirteen structures which have been designated as Important Cultural Assets by the Japanese government. The castle was built by famous Japanese warrior and politician Toyotomi Hideyoshi, who …

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Rainbow Bridge Tokyo

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Rainbow Bridge Tokyo is a 798 metres long suspension bridge crossing northern Tokyo Bay between Shibaura Pier and the Odaiba waterfront development in Minato, Tokyo, Japan. It features a stretched and beautiful shape like a rainbow over Tokyo Bay and the name “‘Rainbow Bridge” was decided by the public. The bridge Officially …

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Yufuin Floral Town Japan

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Yufuin is a popular hot spring resort and a district within the city of Yufu. It is a tourist town which has a wealth of art museums, small galleries, cafes and boutiques. Many travelers come to the city just to stroll about town for the day. There are many public bathhouses in …

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Hokkaido Japan

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Hokkaido Japan is the beautiful island surrounded by sea in all directions in Japan. It is the 2nd largest island of Japan, and the largest and northernmost prefecture. Japanese identify this northern land with its wildlife and mountains, greenery and agriculture, snowy winters, temperate summers and arrow-straight roads disappearing into the horizon. …

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Shirakawa – Shirakawago Japan Beautiful Village

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Shirakawa or Shirakawago is a beautiful village located near Takayama in Ōno District, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. Shirakawago is widely known as one of the most scenic places in Japan. It is surrounded by pine tree covered mountains, and it is located along the picturesque Shokawa River. It is a quiet mountain village …

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Fukuoka Japan

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Fukuoka Japan is the capital city of Fukuoka Prefecture and it lies on the northern coast of Kyushu, the southernmost of the four main islands of Japan. It is Kyushu’s largest and one of Japan’s ten most populated cities. The city of Fukuoka, also known as Hakata, is not only the center …

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Mount Fuji Japan – Land of the Rising Sun

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Mount Fuji is the highest volcanic mountain in Japan and considered one of the 3 Holy Mountains. Fuji Mount also known as Japanese Fuji-san, also spelled Fujisan, also called Fujiyama. It is a volcano that has been dormant since its last eruption, in 1707, but is still generally classified as active by …

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Yamaguchi Japan City

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Yamaguchi is the capital city of the Yamaguchi Prefecture, located in the westernmost part of mainland Japan. The city was founded on April 10, 1929 and its total area is 1,023.31 km². It is the center of prefectural politics, education, and culture. It has a rich natural environment like the calm Seto …

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