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60Kim BosackLV.48 29 3
Aomori is the northernmost prefecture on the island of Honshu, and its capital city goes by the same name. Aomori Prefecture as a whole is often known for the great quality apples they produce (they make up over 50% of the apple market in Japan)  - but there's so much more to this beautiful part ...more...
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60Hayden MurphyLV.42 43 4
If there was any doubt that Japanese pop culture has hit the international mainstream, it disappeared the moment the Japanese Prime Minister popped out of a green Super Mario pipe at the end of the 2016 Summer Olympics to hype the crowd up for the 2020 games in Tokyo. Japanese cartoons, or 'anim...more...
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60Melissa AdamsLV.12 26 3
Miho no Matsubara is a national heritage sight a little off the beaten bath in Shizuoka prefecture. During our trip, my friend and I had been desperate to find a place with a stunning view of Mt. Fuji, but after spending hours pouring over reviews of the famous viewing spots such as Hakone, Fuji...more...
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60Phan Anh NGLV.12 81 8
 It's my 5th years living in Kyoto and every year I try to explore difference spots for sakura sightseeing in this city. Basically, there are 2 types of sightseeing: free spot and fee-charging place. And in this article (my very first article in Odigo by the way), I will introduce FREE spot to se...more...
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60Nibai にばいLV.30 54 11
If you look for beautiful and scenic places in Japan, this will probably be on your list already. If not, this article might contain a pretty interesting destination to visit on a weekend or just on your trip to Japan.The lake Ashi, also called Ashinoko, is a scenic place in the Hakone area of Ka...more...
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60Cindy ShinodaLV.21 34 3
Getting tired of the cramped and packed situation of Tokyo City? But do you think going to Kyoto or Osaka or another big city is too mainstream already? Why don't we release our fatigue for a while to escape to the "another side of Tokyo"?This time, I'd like to introduce you to Tokyo's Seven Isla...more...
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60Michele RichardsonLV.32 25 3
Hello! Welome to my "Off The Beaten Path" series where I talk about spots in Japan you may not come across on a typical Japan trip. In my time living in Japan I've visited a lot of shrines, I mean...haven't we all? Some of the top destinations while traveling in Asia are usually visiting some sor...more...
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60Fran IshidoLV.31 9 1
LALAPORT - perhaps the biggest drawcard to Expo City is the enormous shopping mall. As stated on the website (here); Steeped in the spirit of Expo ’70, LaLaport EXPOCITY promises fun for everyone all day long, with attractions ranging from trendsetting global brands and exciting “accessible luxu...more...
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60Sam LesmanaLV.42 29 6
There is a temple called Engyo-ji on the outskirts of Himeji, known as the location for the movie ‘The Last Samurai’. This seems to be the feature that everyone remarks about this site but even for the less cinematically inclined like myself the temple is pretty stunning and definitely worth a vi...more...
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60Tama ChannLV.28 20 5
This is the place that I recommend for family trip to Sapporo, Hokkaido. 'Doraemon' the well known Japanese Anime ' Cartoon' all around the World. They have this Daraemon Waku Waku Sky Park inside the New Chitose Airport in Sapporo, Hokkaido. Doraemon Sky part is located at 3rd floor inside the ...more...