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12 Exciting Things to Do in Shizuoka

Shizuoka is located between in Tokyo and Kyoto. Every day, tourists from China, Taiwan, and South Korea arrives at Mt. Fuji Airport which opened recently. The number of foreign tourists visiting Shizuoka Prefecture is increasing by leaps and bounds. The prefecture spreading in east and west has many attractive tourists’ spots such as Mt. Fuji which is a World Heritage Site, a village of Japan’s best green tea, and hot springs with the view of sea.
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10 places to immerse yourself in the Taisho Period: Japan in the early 20th Century

The glorious jumble of the Western and the Japanese style in culture, art, and music – it was the symbol of the Taisho Period. (1912-1926) The phenomenon inspired a giant leap in the development of the Japanese culture. It is to this day fondly remembered as the “Romanticism of Taisho”(Taisho-Roman). Here we introduce you to 10 perfect spots to savor the culture and the atmosphere of this unique period.
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8 Hot Springs and Bathhouses in Japan That Even Those With Tattoos Can Enter

Since Japanese people have a unique image of tattoos and people with them, many bathing facilities do not allow people with tattoos in their baths. However, here are some hot springs and bathhouses that do allow people with tattoos so you can have the best experience indulging in Japanese bathing culture here.
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9 Recommended Kilns Where You Can Make Japanese Pottery

There are many types of ancient pottery and porcelain in Japan outside of Kyoto, Osaka, and Tokyo. Some of these kinds of pottery have been exported overseas for centuries, while some were almost unknown until recent years. Here are some workshops where you can try making these types of pottery yourself for a unique memory of your trip!
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