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Why You Should Visit Aomori in Winter

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Aomori is the most northern prefecture on the main island of Japan. It is most known for Aomori having the highest snowfall in the world at a staggering average of 8m every year. This makes the area ideal for skiing – but there is a lot more you can do in Winter in Aomori! Discover the Winter wonde… Read More

10 Unmissable Places in Shizuoka

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Shizuoka is a prefecture known for its tea production, hot springs and stunning views of Mount Fuji. The area makes for a perfect addition to a Tokyo itinerary as it is just 120 minutes from the major city by train. If you find yourself craving some nature and to take some beautiful shots of Mt. Fu… Read More

Takayama: A Historic Wonderland

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Like a window into the past, Takayama is a city in the northern region of Gifu Prefecture renowned for its preservation of historic architecture. The entire town is an attraction, surrounded by the Japanese Alps and pristine rivers providing a peaceful atmosphere. Just 150 minutes by train from Nag… Read More