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Learn the History of Fukui Prefecture Through These 3 Fascinating Castle Ruins

Fukui prefecture is one of the great places where you can find rich history and traditions in Japan. Many historical monuments such as castles in Fukui are either in ruins or were renovated after being under different regimes or during second world war. Below are three of the amazing castle ruins in Fukui. 1. Fukui…

Want to Confuse Your Friends? Tell Them You’ve Been to Obama in Japan!

There is a city named Obama in Fukui prefecture facing Wakasa Bay north of Kyoto. It received a lot of publicity all around the world as it shares the same name as President Obama of the United States. Obama is Japanese for a ‘small beach’. Let’s have a look at this unique city and what…