Shizuoka castle

Shizuoka weekend getaway and amazing views of Fuji-San!

If you are in Tokyo and you are thinking of a getaway for the weekend then you should definitely plan to go to Shizuoka. It is quite close to Tokyo and there are several things to do around! Within Prefecture of Shizuoka, there is, of course, the city of Shizuoka, which is a medium sized…

Unveiling Japan’s Secrets: Shizuoka

Nestled between Tokyo and Nagoya, Shizuoka Shi is the second largest city in Shizuoka Prefecture. But the city is more than tall buildings, busy streets and bustling crowd. These Shizuoka Shi travel destinations are worth a side trip when visiting the prefecture. 1. Sumpu Castle Located in the Center of Shizuoka, Sumpu castle is the…