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5 Interesting Things to Do in Chichibu City, Saitama Just an Hour Away From Tokyo

About an hour away via train to the north of Tokyo is Saitama Prefecture. In this prefecture lies Chichibu, a city amidst the beauty of nature. The lush mountains that surround the town contribute to its peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. It was only recently that Chichibu started to actively promote itself as a tourist destination.…

6 Japanese seasonal summer dishes you have to try!

Summer is almost here. The air is getting warmer day by day! People start to eat ice cream and the leaves start turning green. Yes, summer will come at the soonest! But do you know that there are foods in Japan known as a summer cuisine? In Japan, normally, seasons affect the served food, from…

Gifu: the Japanese Prefecture of Beautiful Villages and Culture

Today, Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, Yokohama, Fukuoka is really popular in Japan. But other countries not popular than those cities for foreigner. But there are many beautiful prefectures in Japan, Those mainly cities don’t have a nature and Especially Tokyo has a short history. jp.fotolia.com/ So if you want to touch good nature and also a…