Best Things To Do in Kagoshima, Japan in One Day: Itinerary & Guide

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Make the most of your time in Japan’s friendliest city with these unmissable things to do in Kagoshima in one day. Sunny Kagoshima, the southernmost city on Kyushu Island, has many claims to fame. The so-called “Naples of the Orient” has been voted Japan’s friendliest city and is responsible for the birth of the industrial revolution […]

Top Things to Do in Fukuoka in One Day: Itinerary & Guide

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Gateway to the volcanic peaks, hot springs, pottery towns and the near-tropical coastlines of Kyushu island, the friendly city of Fukuoka is a destination in its own right. Japan’s eighth most populous city is home to several traditional shrines, temples, a ruined castle and charming parks and gardens. Canal City, Fukuoka’s premium shopping destination, provides […]

2-Day Kanazawa Itinerary: Best Things to Do in Japan’s Samurai Town

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A worthy contender for Kyoto’s crown as Japan’s historical heart, Kanazawa is a jewel of a city. Although Kanazawa is best known for Kenroku-en, one of Japan’s top three gardens, this city in the Ishikawa prefecture offers so much more. Home to Edo-period Chaya Districts, ancient samurai houses, several attractive temples and a clutch of […]