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The 34th Saio Princess Festival
 At Saiku-ato (the remains of Saiku), a national historical site in Meiwa-cho, Taki-gun, Mie Prefecture, there was a palace where the saio princess used to live to serve the deities of Ise-Jingu Shrine on behalf of the empero...


Sightseeing News
The attached are colorful roses in full bloom at Nakanoshima Rose Garden, popular as a city oasis. Twice a year (spring and autumn), the rose garden is open to the public for free. The beautiful garden is worth visiting!! Nakanoshima is located between 2 rivers; Tosaborigawa...
recommended routes: This course will bring you in touch with the mysticism of Kyoto.
This course includes a visit to the Higashiyama area which has one the most famous Buddhist temples in Kyoto, Kiyomizu Temple, which is full of the charms of an ancient captial. It is a kind of academ

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Maddie's Journal ~A Breath of Fresh Air : Exploring Shiga, Japan's Lake Country~
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Maddie's Journal ~Tastes & Flavors of Shiga, Japan's Lake Country~
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Non- Japanese  residents  introduce  the charms of Kansai. (Vol.3)
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Japan Misses out on the Cruising Wave “Gorgeous” Trip at an Affordable Price is the Key
 Japan seems to have missed out on the cruising wave. While “bulk buying” has been a buzzword since last year, the economic potential for cruise ship travel is now in the spotlight. Travelers from China and other parts of...
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