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Japanese landscape photo (Mt. Fuji and cherry blossoms)
Welcome to Japan! Enjoy 60 beautiful photos!

This video shows about 60 beautiful Japanese photos in slide form. You can enjoy photos of various genres. I would be happy if you enjoy Japan! Video Click the square mark at the bottom right of the video to switch to full screen. https://japan77.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/日本の風景.mp4     Thank you for watching this ...

Cherry blossoms in Japan
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   ...

 

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Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture = Shutterstock 1

Photos Hiroshima

2020/7/12

Photos: Miyajima in autumn

One of Japan's most popular tourist destinations among foreign tourists is Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture. In Miyajima, the Torii Gate on the sea is the most famous. However, on this small island, besides the torii gate, there are various beautiful sights throughout the four seasons. Especially from mid to late November, the entire island is covered with autumn leaves. Please enjoy this wonderful world someday! Photos of Miyajima in autumn Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture = Shutterstock   Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture = Shutterstock   Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture = Shutterstock   Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture   Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture = Shutterstock   Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture = Shutterstock   Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture = Shutterstock   Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture = Shutterstock   Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture = Shutterstock     Map of Miyajima, Hiroshima Prefecture     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Hiroshima Pref."    

Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture 1

Photos Aomori

2020/7/10

Photos: Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture

If someone asks me which is the most beautiful mountain stream in Japan, I would probably mention Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture in the northern part of Honshu. Oirase Stream is a mountain stream flowing out of Lake Towada. Along this stream, there is a walking path about 14 kilometers. When you are strolling here, you will surely be amazed by the beautiful clear stream and the surrounding scenery. The world of Oirase Stream changes very beautifully with the changing seasons of spring, summer, autumn, and winter. Photos of Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture   Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture   Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture   Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture   Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture   Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture   Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture   Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture   Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture     Map of Oirase Stream in Aomori Prefecture     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Aomori"    

Nyuto Onsen covered with snow in winter, Akita Prefecture 1

Photos Akita

2020/7/8

Photos: Nyuto Onsen in Akita Prefecture

If you're looking for a quieter way to enjoy an onsen, I would first recommend Nyuto Onsen in Akita Prefecture. Among Nyuto Onsen, the Tsurunoyu on this page is especially highly rated by tourists from abroad. Tsurunoyu is an onsen that was used by feudal lords of the Akita clan in the Edo period. The buildings where the samurai of that era stayed are still standing and you can stay there. In winter, you can also enjoy wonderful snowy scenery! Photos of the Nyuto Onsen in Akita Prefecture Nyuto Onsen covered with snow in winter, Akita Prefecture = Shutterstock   Nyuto Onsen covered with snow in winter, Akita Prefecture = Shutterstock   Nyuto Onsen covered with snow in winter, Akita Prefecture = Shutterstock   Nyuto Onsen covered with snow in winter, Akita Prefecture = Pixta   Nyuto Onsen covered with snow in winter, Akita Prefecture = Shutterstock   Nyuto Onsen covered with snow in winter, Akita Prefecture = Pixta   Nyuto Onsen covered with snow in winter, Akita Prefecture = Shutterstock   Nyuto Onsen covered with snow in winter, Akita Prefecture = Shutterstock   Nyuto Onsen covered with snow in winter, Akita Prefecture = Shutterstock     Map of the Nyuto Onsen in Akita Prefecture   I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Akita"    

Korakuen Garden in Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture = Shutterstock 1

Photos Okayama

2020/7/6

Photos: Korakuen Garden and Okayama Castle in Okayama City

It has long been said that the three most beautiful Japanese gardens are Korakuen in Okayama, Kenrokuen in Kanazawa, and Kairakuen in Mito. Korakuen, located in the western part of Honshu, was built in 1700 by the feudal lord (daimyo) of the Okayama clan at that time. If you go to the vast garden with Okayama Castle in the background, you will feel the life and culture of the daimyo of the Edo period. Photos of the Korakuen Garden in Okayama City Korakuen Garden in Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture = Shutterstock   Korakuen Garden in Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture = Shutterstock   Korakuen Garden in Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture = Shutterstock   Korakuen Garden in Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture = Shutterstock   Korakuen Garden in Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture = Shutterstock   Korakuen Garden in Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture = Shutterstock   Korakuen Garden in Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture = Shutterstock   Korakuen Garden in Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture = Shutterstock   Korakuen Garden in Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture = Shutterstock     Map of the Korakuen Garden in Okayama City     Thank you so much for reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Okayama"    

Magome and Tsumago where the image of post towns in the Edo period are left = Shutterstock 1

Photos Nagano Gifu

2020/7/1

Photos: Magome and Tsumago -Historic post towns in Japan

If you want to travel back to Japan hundreds of years ago and walk through the historic post towns, you should go to Magome (Gifu Prefecture) and Tsumago (Nagano Prefecture) in the mountainous areas of central Honshu. Magome and Tsumago retain the atmosphere of former post towns. You can stay at the old inns. If you walk 9 kilometers between Magome and Tsumago, you can experience the world of Japanese ukiyo-e (old paintings)! Photos of Magome and Tsumago Magome and Tsumago where the image of post towns in the Edo period are left = Shutterstock   Magome and Tsumago where the image of post towns in the Edo period are left = Shutterstock   Magome and Tsumago where the image of post towns in the Edo period are left = Shutterstock   Magome and Tsumago where the image of post towns in the Edo period are left = Shutterstock   Magome and Tsumago where the image of post towns in the Edo period are left = Shutterstock   Magome and Tsumago where the image of post towns in the Edo period are left = Shutterstock   Magome and Tsumago where the image of post towns in the Edo period are left = Shutterstock   Magome and Tsumago where the image of post towns in the Edo period are left = Shutterstock   Magome and Tsumago where the image of post towns in the Edo period are left = Shutterstock     Map of Magome in Gifu Prefecture   Map of Tsumago in Nagano Prefecture   ...

Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido = Shutterstock 1

Photos Hokkaido

2020/6/29

Photos: Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido

In Biei, Hokkaido, there is a very beautiful tourist spot called “Blue Pond”. This pond became famous by being adopted as an Apple PC wallpaper. The landscape of this pond changes with the changes of seasons and weather. If you go to Biei or Furano, be sure to experience the mysterious world of Blue Pond! Photos of the Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido = Shutterstock   Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido = Shutterstock   Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido = Shutterstock   Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido = AdobeStock   Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido = Shutterstock   Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido = Shutterstock   Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido = Shutterstock   Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido = Shutterstock   Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido = Shutterstock     Map of the Blue Pond in Biei, Hokkaido     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Hokkaido"    

Omotesando in Tokyo = Shutterstock

Photos Tokyo

2020/6/21

Photos: Omotesando in Tokyo

If you ask a person in Tokyo, "Where is the most fashionable town in Tokyo?", many people may say that it is Omotesando. Perhaps Ginza may be popular among older people, but at least for young people, Omotesando, along with nearby Harajuku, Shibuya and Aoyama, is one of the most admired streets. Along the beautiful tree-lined street, there are various shops lined up, from luxury brands to shops for young people. Omotesando Hills, where famous brand shops are located, is particularly popular. Street trees will be illuminated from the end of November to the end of December at Omotesando and the adjacent Harajuku. This is arguably the most beautiful illumination in Tokyo! Photos of Omotesando in Tokyo Omotesando in Tokyo = Shutterstock   Omotesando in Tokyo = AdobeStock   Omotesando in Tokyo = Shutterstock   Omotesando in Tokyo = Shutterstock   Omotesando in Tokyo = Shutterstock   Omotesando in Tokyo = Shutterstock   Omotesando in Tokyo = Shutterstock   Omotesando in Tokyo = Shutterstock   Omotesando in Tokyo = Shutterstock     Map of Omotesando in Tokyo   Omotesando tourist information Location Omotesando Hills: 4-12-10 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo Access Nearest station: Omotesando Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, Chiyoda Line, and Hanzomon Line Admission fee Free Business hours Omotesando Hills: 11:00–21:00 ( –22:00 on Sundays) Day off Varies by store Website Omotesando Hills: https://www.omotesandohills.com/en/ Best season All year round     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Tokyo"    

"Kamiiso no Torii Gate" at Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, Ibaraki Prefecture = Shutterstock 1

Photos Ibaraki

2020/6/21

Photos: Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine -Famous for "Kamiiso no Torii Gate"

In Japan, torii gates are often built in places with a sacred atmosphere. Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, which is about 3 hours away by train and bus from Tokyo, is famous as a shrine with a torii gate in a wonderful location. This shrine is in front of the sea. And "Kamiiso no Torii Gate" is built on the reef called "Kamiiso". According to legend, the gods descended to 856 on this reef. This torii is holy, especially at sunrise. Photos of the Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine "Kamiiso no Torii Gate" at Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, Ibaraki Prefecture = Shutterstock   "Kamiiso no Torii Gate" at Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, Ibaraki Prefecture   "Kamiiso no Torii Gate" at Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, Ibaraki Prefecture = Shutterstock   "Kamiiso no Torii Gate" at Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, Ibaraki Prefecture = Shutterstock   "Kamiiso no Torii Gate" at Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, Ibaraki Prefecture = Shutterstock   "Kamiiso no Torii Gate" at Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, Ibaraki Prefecture   "Kamiiso no Torii Gate" at Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, Ibaraki Prefecture   "Kamiiso no Torii Gate" at Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, Ibaraki Prefecture = Shutterstock   "Kamiiso no Torii Gate" at Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine, Ibaraki Prefecture = AdobeStock     Map of the Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine   Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shrine Tourist Information Location 6890 Isohama-cho, Oarai-machi, Higashiibaraki-gun, Ibaraki Prefecture Access Tokyo station > (JR Joban Line: 1:15 by limited express) > Mito station > (Oarai-Kashima Line: 0:14) > Oarai station > (Bus: 0:15) > Oarai-Isosaki Jinja Shita stop Admission fee Free Business hours Always possible Day off No ...

Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo = Shutterstock 1

Photos Hokkaido

2020/6/20

Photos: Mt. Moiwa -Panoramic view of Sapporo

Mt. Moiwa is located about 5 km from the center of Sapporo. It is only 530.9m above sea level, but the view from the summit observatory is spectacular. To get to the observatory, you must first take a cable car or car to the middle of the mountain. To get to the top of the mountain, you'll need to take a mini-cable car. This is one of the best places in Japan to see the night view from the top of the mountain, and it's very popular with couples and families. Photos of the Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo = Shutterstock   Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo = Shutterstock   Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo   Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo = Shutterstock   Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo = Shutterstock   Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo = Shutterstock   Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo = Shutterstock   Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo = Shutterstock   Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo = Shutterstock   Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo = Shutterstock   Mt. Moiwa in Sapporo     Map of Mt. Moiwa   Mt. Moiwa tourist information Location Fushimi 5-chome 3-7, Chuo-ku, Sapporo Access (Streetcar) > Ropeway Iriguchi stop > (Free Shuttle Bus) > Sanroku-eki stop > (Ropeway) Admission fee Ropeway and Morris Car (Round trip): Adults ¥1,700, Children ¥850 Business hours Summer Season: 10:30 - 22:00 Winter Season: 11:00 - 22:00 Day off No closing day Website https://mt-moiwa.jp/en/ Best season All year round     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Sapporo"    

Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock 2

Photos Osaka

2020/6/20

Photos: Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka

Osaka's Universal Studios Japan (USJ) is one of the most popular theme parks in Japan, alongside Tokyo Disney. If you visit Osaka with your kids, lovers or friends, I recommend going to USJ. However, USJ is very crowded, as is Tokyo Disney. And it is very big, so please take enough time to visit. Please refer to the following article for details. Photos of the Universal Studios Japan (USJ) Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock   Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock   Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock   Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock   Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock   Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock   Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock   Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock   Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock     Map of the Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Osaka"    

Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku = Shutterstock 1

Photos Tokushima

2020/6/20

Photos: Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku -Can you cross this bridge?

In the center of Shikoku, there are steep mountains. The rivers flowing from the mountains make deep valleys.The Iya Valley is one of them. Here, as seen on thie page, there is an ancient vine bridge called "Iya Kazura Bridge". Please refer to the following article for details. Photos of the Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku = Shutterstock   Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku = Shutterstock   Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku = Shutterstock   Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku = Shutterstock   Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku = Shutterstock   Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku = Shutterstock   Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku = Shutterstock   Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku = Shutterstock   Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku = Shutterstock     Map of the Iya Kazura Bridge in Tokushima, Shikoku     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Tokushima"    

Mogami River in Yamagata Prefecture

Photos Yamagata

2020/6/19

Photos: Mogami River -A river famous in Matsuo Basho's haiku

If you travel somewhere in the Tohoku region of Japan, I recommend taking a cruise on the Mogami River. The famous poet, Basho MATSUO (1644–1694) left the following haiku (Japanese seventeen-syllable poem): Gathering seawards The summer rains, how swiftly flows Mogami River. (Translated by Donald Keene) Why do not you feel the world of Japanese haiku at Mogami River? Photos of the Mogami River Mogami River in Yamagata Prefecture   Mogami River in Yamagata Prefecture   Mogami River in Yamagata Prefecture   Mogami River in Yamagata Prefecture = Pixta   Mogami River in Yamagata Prefecture   Mogami River in Yamagata Prefecture = Shutterstock   Mogami River in Yamagata Prefecture   Mogami River in Yamagata Prefecture = Pixta   Mogami River in Yamagata Prefecture = Shutterstock     Map of the Mogami River     I appreciate you reading to the end.   Back to "Best of Yamagata"    

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