Things to do in Chubu, Japan

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2016.03.30
[2016 Summer!!]Shizuoka Oigawa Railway will start accepting lottery-based ticket applications for Thomas the Tank Engine!
We’ll introduce in order of dates of operation, sections of operation, operating times, ticket detai
Shiraito Falls
2016.03.26
Let’s relax at Shiraito Falls in Shizuoka Prefecture after visiting Mt. Fuji!
There are several waterfalls called Shiraito in Japan, and the most famous is in Shizuoka Prefecture
Ise Grand Shrine
2016.03.12
The Ise-Shima Summit is coming! 8 things you should know before visiting Ise Grand Shrine
Hatsu, from Mie Prefecture, will present local information about the Ise-Shima area. The God of the
The Hachiman-bori Canal and Vories Museum
2016.02.08
A typical classic Japanese town that welcomed Western culture about 100 years ago. 【Omihachiman】
A popular filming location for Japanese Samurai dramas’ Omihachiman is an old, historical city in
Togakushi Shrine
2016.02.01
Let’s tour spiritual places at Togakushi Shrine.
You are sure to be happy with the 5 benefits of this shrine! This time I’d like to introduce Toga
hikone_castle
2016.01.20
Hikone Castle is proud of its beautiful exterior!
There are a total of 5 castles in Japan that are designated as national treasures; Matsumoto Castle,
Kagami-ike
2015.12.25
Mystical “Kagami-ike” will astonish you!
The beauty of Mt. Togakushi created by nature. The name, Kagami-ike, or “Mirror Lake” explains ever
Mt. Fuji
2015.12.24
Grab an English map and have a look at the stylish, retro restaurants at the foot of Mt. Fuji!
The hidden restaurants and bars that you don’t know about, are here! There are many great Japanes
Mizkan Museum
2015.12.21
Recently opened: An experience-based museum for the essential seasoning used in Sushi.
Traditional seasoning produced in Handa city Handa is a city located on the Chita-peninsula, Aichi
menkyokaiden_01
2015.12.19
The popular noodle shop at the base of Mt.Fuji! "Yoshida Udon" is where local go to.
The local dish loved by the people: Yoshida Udon Yoshida Udon is eaten in the eastern area of Yam
Okuooi Kojou Station
2015.12.12
You can go for 2 days and 1 night~A hidden trip in Shizuoka~Vol. 5 The hidden location on the water, 『Okuooi Kojou Station』!
Let’s ride the Aputo style train! We got a good rest at the Suikouen, gave our farewells to Sum
Suikoen
2015.12.05
A one-day trip to Shizuoka’s hidden region. Vol. 4: Have a relaxing holiday at the Japanese inn, “Suikoen”.
Hi, I am Sawaco and its been a long time since I wrote my last article. I would like to say sorry to
Matsumoto Castle
2015.12.02
Matsumoto-jo Castle was built 400 years ago to win gun battles (Nagaono Prefecure)
The impressive, Matsumoto-jo Castle. The oldest castle tower in Japan has 5 tiers and 6 floors, a
Fujisan Museum
2015.11.29
It’s the best mountain in Japan! Let’s learn about Mt. Fuji at the Fujisan Museum in Yamanashi Prefecture. (MOVIE)
The museum where you can view beautiful Mt. Fuji. The city of Fuji Yoshida is well known for Mt. Fu