Updated: 2016-08-17 13:55
  Located in Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Kamato Market is known for being the “fugu (blowfish) market.” It is also famous for the sea bream, amberjack fish, and various other seafood th...
Updated: 2016-05-11 14:22
  Iwakuni Castle is a mountain castle built by Hiroie Kitsukawa, the first feudal lord of Iwakuni. The Momoyama-Nanban style castle tower is now a viewing deck where the picturesque and panora...
Updated: 2016-05-11 13:39
  Kintai Bridge is 5-arch wooden bridge spanning across Nishiki River in Iwakuni, Yamaguchi, and is one of the three famous bridges in Japan. It is 210 meters long and 5 meters wide, and its...
Updated: 2016-05-06 13:55
  The Akiyoshi Limestone Cave is Japan’s largest limestone underground cave with its 100-meter width. The natural but mysterious patterns of the limestones formed for over thousands and thousa...
Updated: 2016-05-06 13:35
  Akiyoshidai Karst Observatory is a circular platform where the protruding limestone rocks of the Karst Plateau can be seen in a 360-degree superb panoramic view from its second floor. There...
Updated: 2016-05-06 11:38
  The Xavier Memorial Church was built in the year 1952 to commemorate the 400th year since St. Francis Xavier himself visited Yamaguchi. It was unfortunately destroyed by a fire in September 1991...
Updated: 2016-05-06 11:06
  Kozan Park is a place loved by the locals for the many cultural treasures it houses such as the 5-storey pagoda of Ruriko-ji Temple, a bronze statue of Hiroyo Ouchi (leader of the Ouchi Clan...
Updated: 2016-04-25 17:26
  Ruriko-ji is a temple practicing the Soto school of Buddhism located in Kozan-cho, Yamaguchi City. Known for imparting knowledge about the culture and the height of prosperity of the great...
Updated: 2016-04-23 19:54
  1. The emerald green sea
  “I want to go and see the beautiful sea! But Okinawa’s a bit too far…” Haven’t you ever thought this way?   I however, have found a great place. Here I will introduce Tsunoshima,...
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