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Photos Beaches

2020/6/19

Photos: Beautiful beaches in Okinawa

As Anne Morrow Lindbergh wrote in her book, “Gift from the Sea,” the beach heals the hearts of tired people. Japan also has beautiful beaches that can heal your tired heart. Would you like to refresh your mind and body? Here you will find large photos of some of the most popular Okinawan beaches. Photos pf the beaches in Okinawa Okinawa beach, Japan = Adobe Stock   Okinawa beach, Japan = Shutterstock   Okinawa beach, Japan = Shutterstock   Okinawa beach, Japan = Shutterstock   Okinawa beach, Japan = Adobe Stock   Okinawa beach, Japan = Adobe Stock   Okinawa beach, Japan = Shutterstock   Okinawa beach, Japan = Shutterstock   Okinawa beach, Japan = Shutterstock   Okinawa beach, Japan = Shutterstock   Okinawa beach, Japan = Adobe Stock     Map of Okinawa     I appreciate you reading to the end. If you like, please refer to the article about Okinawa below.   Back to "Interests"                          

Akita dog is gaining popularity worldwide = Shutterstock 3

Photos Animals and fish

2020/6/13

Photos: Akita Dog (Akita-inu) -Do you know "Hachi" in Shibuya?

Do you know Akita dog (Akita-inu)? The Akita Dog is a large dog that has been kept for a long time by people hunting in the Tohoku region of Japan. Akita Dog is famous for being extremely loyal. In front of the scramble crossing in Shibuya, Tokyo, there is a statue of the Akita dog "Hachi" who died about 100 years ago. Hachi went to Shibuya Station every day for about 10 years to find his owner, even though his owner died. Akita Dog is gaining popularity not only in Japan but around the world. Photos of the Akita Dog Akita dog is gaining popularity worldwide= Shutterstock   Akita dog is gaining popularity worldwide= Shutterstock     Akita dog is gaining popularity worldwide = AdobeStock 5   Akita dog is gaining popularity worldwide = AdobeStock   Akita dog is gaining popularity worldwide   Akita dog is gaining popularity worldwide   Akita dog is gaining popularity worldwide = Shutterstock   Akita dog is gaining popularity worldwide     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Akita"    

Winter landscape in Hokkaido = AdobeStock 1

Photos Snow Destinations

2020/6/12

Photos: Winter landscape in Hokkaido

In Hokkaido, vast grasslands attract people with beautiful flowers in summer. And these grasslands are covered with snow from December to February. On this page, I will introduce the mysterious snow scene in Obihiro, Biei, Furano, etc. in central Hokkaido. Please refer to the following article for the details of Hokkaido. Photos of the Winter landscape in Hokkaido Winter landscape in Hokkaido = AdobeStock   Winter landscape in Hokkaido = AdobeStock   Winter landscape in Hokkaido = AdobeStock   Winter landscape in Hokkaido = AdobeStock   Winter landscape in Hokkaido = AdobeStock   Winter landscape in Hokkaido = Pixta   Winter landscape in Hokkaido = AdobeStock   Winter landscape in Hokkaido = AdobeStock   Winter landscape in Hokkaido = AdobeStock     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Hokkaido"    

Oarai Isosaki Shrine in Ibaraki Prefecture 1

Photos Temples and Shrines

2020/6/10

Photos: Torii Gate -Beautiful scenery of japan!

Let me introduce the beautiful scenery with the Torii Gate. Since ancient times, we Japanese have built torii gates in places that we feel sacred. If you are going to Japan, try taking a photo at a place with a beautiful torii gate. Oarai Isosaki Shrine in Ibaraki Prefecture Oarai Isosaki Shrine in Ibaraki Prefecture = AdobeStock   Shirahama Shrine in Shimoda, Shizuoka Prefecture Shirahama Shrine in Shimoda, Shizuoka Prefecture = Pixta   Mt. Fuji Torii at the top of Mt. Fuji = Shutterstock   Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine in Kyoto Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine in Kyoto = AdobeStock   Kumano Hongu Taisha Shrine in Wakayama Prefecture Kumano Hongu Taisha Shrine in Wakayama Prefecture = AdobeStock   Itsukushima Shrine in Miyajima, Hiroshima Prefecture Itsukushima Shrine in Miyajima, Hiroshima Prefecture = Shutterstock   Motonosumi Shrine in Nagato, Yamaguchi Prefecture Motonosumi Shrine in Nagato, Yamaguchi Prefecture = Pixta   Futamigaura in Itoshima, Fukuoka Prefecture Futamigaura in Itoshima, Fukuoka Prefecture = Pixta   Ouo Shrine in Tara, Saga Prefecture Ouo Shrine in Tara, Saga Prefecture = Pixta   Kamishikimi Kumanoimasu Shrine in Kumamoto Prefecture Kamishikimi Kumanoimasu Shrine in Kumamoto Prefecture = Pixta     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Temples and Srines"    

Japanese garden seen from the room = Adobe Stock 3

Photos Japanese Gardens

2020/6/8

Photos: Enjoy Japanese gardens from the room

If you visit Japanese gardens in Kyoto or elsewhere, I recommend you to sit in the room. Japanese gardens are designed to be viewed from the room. If you look at the garden from a quiet and calm room, you will surely be refreshed! Photos of the Japanese gardens from the room Japanese garden seen from the room = Adobe Stock   Japanese garden seen from the room = Adobe Stock   Japanese garden seen from the room = Shutterstock   Japanese garden seen from the room = Shutterstock   Japanese garden seen from the room = Shutterstock   Japanese garden seen from the room = Shutterstock   Japanese garden seen from the room = Shutterstock   Japanese garden seen from the room = Shutterstock   Japanese garden seen from the room = AdobeStock     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Japanese Gardens"    

Takeda Castle Ruins in Asago City, Hyogo Prefecture = Shutterstock

Photos Castles

2020/6/7

Photos: Castles in the sky!

Famous castles in Japan are in the plains. Many of them were built after the end of the warring states period (since 1568). By contrast, some of the castles built during or before the warring states period are located on mountains and hills. Often, those castles are surrounded by thick fog and look like castles in the sky! Takeda Castle Ruins in Asago City, Hyogo Prefecture Takeda Castle Ruins in Asago City, Hyogo Prefecture = Pixta   Takeda Castle Ruins in Asago City, Hyogo Prefecture = AdobeStock   Takeda Castle Ruins in Asago City, Hyogo Prefecture = AdobeStock   Bitchu Matsuyama Castle in Takahashi City, Okayama Prefecture Bitchu Matsuyama Castle in Takahashi City, Okayama Prefecture = AdobeStock   Bitchu Matsuyama Castle in Takahashi City, Okayama Prefecture = AdobeStock   Gujo Hachiman Castle in Gujo City, Gifu Prefecture Gujo Hachiman Castle in Gujo City, Gifu Prefecture = Shutterstock   Gujo Hachiman Castle in Gujo City, Gifu Prefecture = Pixta   Echizen Ono Castle in Ono City, Fukui Prefecture Echizen Ono Castle in Ono City, Fukui Prefecture   Echizen Ono Castle in Ono City, Fukui Prefecture = AdobeStock     I appreciate you reading to the end.   For Japanese castles, please refer to the following article. Back to "Japanese Castles"    

Kairakuen in Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture = Adobe Stock 1

Photos Japanese Gardens

2020/6/8

Photos: 5 Best Japanese gardens in Japan!

On this page, I will introduce five representative Japanese gardens. In Japan, there are gardens collectively called "3 large gardens". They are Kairakuen (Mito city, Ibaraki prefecture), Kenrokuen (Kanazawa city, Ishikawa prefecture) and Korakuen (Okayama city, Okayama prefecture). In addition, I also recommend the Katsura Imperial Villa, which is one of the most representative Japanese gardens in Kyoto, and the Adachi Museum of Art (Yasugi City, Shimane Prefecture), which is highly regarded by foreigners. Please enjoy the beautiful pictures of these 5 Japanese gardens. Kairakuen Garden in Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture Kairakuen in Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture = Adobe Stock   Kairakuen in Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture = Adobe Stock   Katsura Imperial Villa (Katsura Rikyu) in Kyoto Katsura Imperial Villa in Kyoto City = Shutterstock    Adachi Museum in Yasugi city, Shimane Prefecture Adachi Museum in Yasugi City, Shimane Prefecture = Adobe Stock   Adachi Museum in Yasugi City, Shimane Prefecture = Adobe Stock   Adachi Museum in Yasugi City, Shimane Prefecture = AdobeStock    Korakuen Garden in Okayama City Korakuen, Okayama City = Shutterstock   Korakuen, Okayama City = Shutterstock    10 = Kenrokuen Kenrokuen in Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture = Adobe Stock     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Japanese Gardens"    

Nyuto Onsen in Akita Prefecture = Pixta

Photos Onsen

2020/7/8

Photos: Yukimi-Buro -Enjoy a hot spring with a snowy view

From December to March, You can enjoy the hot spring with a snowy view. Japanese call this “Yukimi-Buro” (雪見風呂 = bathing while watching the snow). Here are photos of Onsen from five regions. (1) Takaragawa Onsen (Gunma Prefecture), (2) Okuhida Onsengo (Gifu Prefecture), (3) Zao Onsen (Yamagata Prefecture), (4) Ginzan Onsen (Yamagata Prefecture), (5) Nyuto Onsen (Akita Prefecture). There are many other wonderful hot springs. For Japanese hot springs, please refer to the following. Takaragawa Onsen (Gunma Prefecture) Takaragawa Onsen in Gunma Prefecture = Shutterstock   Takaragawa Onsen in Gunma Prefecture = Shutterstock     Okuhida Onsengo (Gifu Prefecture) Okuhida Onsengo in Gifu Prefecture = Shutterstock   Okuhida Onsengo in Gifu Prefecture = Shutterstock     Zao Onsen (Yamagata Prefecture) Zao Onsen in Yamagata Prefecture = Shutterstock   Zao Onsen in Yamagata Prefecture = Shutterstock     Ginzan Onsen (Yamagata Prefecture) Ginzan Onsen in Yamagata Prefecture = Shutterstock   Ginzan Onsen in Yamagata Prefecture = Shutterstock     Nyuto Onsen (Akita Prefecture) Nyuto Onsen in Akita Prefecture = Shutterstock   Nyuto Onsen in Akita Prefecture = Pixta     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Onsen"    

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Tickets & Tours

2020/5/31

How to book and buy tickets and tours in Japan! Sumo, Baseball, Concert, activities...

If you do not participate in a tour that acts with a big group and you travel freely with friends or family in Japan, how do you book and purchase tickets for sports competitions and concerts . Or how do you apply for tours such as activities? There are booking sites for tickets and tours in Japan, but most of them are written in Japanese. So, on this page, I would like to introduce you how to book various tickets and tours for your travel to Japan. You had better reserve popular tickets and tours before coming to Japan In Onuma Park, you can snowmobile and trek on the lake which froze in the winter Major reservation sites not supporting English In Japan, we reserve ticket booking sites such as "Lawson Ticket" "Ticket Pia" when reserving a ticket such as a concert. We can receive reservation tickets at nearby convenience store. These services are very useful. However, most of the ticket reservation sites currently do not correspond to English, Chinese, etc. In order to use these sites, Japanese ability is required. There are many reservation sites for tours such as mountain climbing in Japan, but many of these are only compatible with Japanese as well. You may face a Japanese barrier. If you are browsing various reservation sites in Japan before you go to Japan and you can not make a reservation by yourself, it is better to book early in the following way. Popular concerts, sports competitions, activity tours are highly likely to be ...

Cherry blossoms in Japan

Video Cherry Blossom

2020/5/30

Video: Sakura- Cherry blossoms in Japan

This video introduces pictures of beautiful cherry blossom landscapes in Japan in slide format. If you want to take a closer look at each photo, please visit the page below. Video of Sakura Click the square mark at the bottom right of the video to switch to full screen. https://japan77.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/video-sakura.mp4   Thank you for watching this video.   Back to "Best Cherry Blossoms"    

Cherry blossoms in Japan

Photos Cherry Blossom

2020/5/30

Photos: Sakura- Cherry blossoms in Japan

Around April 2020, when a new type of coronavirus infection spreads all over the world, I dedicated, through Facebook, photos of beautiful cherry blossoms to everyone in distress. The photos on this page were used at that time. I would be happy if you could rejuvenate yourself by taking a shower of these cherry blossoms. If you would like to watch these photos as videos, please visit the page below. Photos of Sakura Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan     Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan   Cherry blossoms in Japan     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best Cherry Blossoms"    

Photos of snow-covered villages1 Shirakawago

Photos Snow Destinations

2020/5/30

Photos: Snow-covered villages in Japan

I would like to share with you the scenery of the snowy villages of Japan. These are pictures of Shirakawa-go, Gokayama, Miyama and Ouchi-juku. Someday, you'll enjoy the pure world in these villages! Photos of snow-covered villages Shirakawago (Gifu Prefecture) Shirakawago, Gifu Prefecture   Shirakawago, Gifu Prefecture   Shirakawago, Gifu Prefecture   Map of Shirakawago     Gokayama (Toyama Prefecture) Gokayama, Toyama Prefecture   Gokayama, Toyama Prefecture   Map of Gokayama     Miyama (Kyoto Prefecture) Miyama, Kyoto Prefecture   Miyama, Kyoto Prefecture   Map of Miyama     Ouchi-juku (Fukushima Prefecture) Ouchi-juku, Fukushima Prefecture   Ouchi-juku, Fukushima Prefecture   Map of Ouchi-juku     What to wear when visiting the snowy villages     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Snow Destinations"    

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