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Anime Pilgrimage: 10 Different Cities You Can Visit!

Fans tend to go on pilgrimages to see and take photos of places that appeared in their favorite movies or their most beloved TV shows. It is not uncommon to hear of Game of Thrones fans travelling across Europe to find places that brought to life the city of King’s Landing or the walls of…

The Reenactment of the Battle of Sekigahara

Before the establishment of the Tokugawa Shogunate(江戸幕府), a six-hour battle took place on October 21, 1600. This was called the ‘Battle of Sekigahara'(関ヶ原の戦い), a savage conflict which changed the course of Japanese history forever. A simulation of this war can be seen in the quiet farming village of Sekigahara. The momentous event is recreated in…

Discover Japanese Buddhism Visiting These 3 Popular Giant Buddhas

Since Buddhism came to Japan by way of the Silk Route it has permeated the Japanese way of life. Although most Japanese people are very hesitant in committing themselves to a particular religion, it is clear that Buddhism is one of the two predominating religions, as you can see many Buddha statues all over the…
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Six Miraculous Spots Where You will Be Transported to the Days of Samurais and Ninjas

One of Japan’s biggest charms is the fact that modern buildings stand side by side traditional structures. Allow us to introduce 6 spots of Japan’s most traditional and scenic. Shirakawa-gou(Gifu)   View this post on Instagram   . 👏🏻👏🏻 Congratulations あなたにおめでとう👏🏻👏🏻 . Featured Artist: 💫@3_tana_ 💫 . Location: #japan🇯🇵 . Presented by Lana 🌺 @lanarados…