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One of the largest volcanos in Izu, “Mt. Omuro”

One of the largest volcanos in Izu, “Mt. Omuro”

It has an attitude of 580 meters, and when you go to the mountain top via the Mt. Omuro Lift, on a sunny day, […]

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Time travel back to the end of the Edo period The history of Japan–U.S. friendship is engraved in “The Black Ship Festival”

Time travel back to the end of the Edo period The history of Japan–U.S. friendship is engraved in “The Black Ship Festival”

From Edo to Meiji. In the history of Japan, it was a period of drastic change, during which Japan opened the h […]

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The beauty of a landscape; weaving of nature, “Jogasaki Kaigan (coast)”

The beauty of a landscape; weaving of nature, “Jogasaki Kaigan (coast)”

About 4000 years ago, an eruption of Mt. Omuroyama caused lava to flow down to the seashore and then the erosi […]

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The stage of a secret historic drama, “Shuzenji Onsen (spa)” was founded by Kobo Daishi (a great teacher of Buddhism) about 1200 years ago.

The stage of a secret historic drama, “Shuzenji Onsen (spa)” was founded by Kobo Daishi (a great teacher of Buddhism) about 1200 years ago.

People wash their hands with warm water of the onsen (spa) before they visit the temple. The onsen water, whic […]

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The king of B-grade gourmet (low-priced yet tasty casual foods)  “Fujinomiya Yakisoba (pan-fried noodles)”

The king of B-grade gourmet (low-priced yet tasty casual foods) “Fujinomiya Yakisoba (pan-fried noodles)”

Veteran tour guides recommend “Kokozurayo”, a shop located in the main precinct of Fujisan Hongu Sengen Taisya […]

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A plentiful supply of fresh seafood

A plentiful supply of fresh seafood

Sushi of Numazu Shizuoka, which is placed in a good location in relation to the mountains and the sea, has bee […]

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For information about the Mt. Fuji Area, visit “Shin-Fuji Station Tourist Information Centre”!

For information about the Mt. Fuji Area, visit “Shin-Fuji Station Tourist Information Centre”!

For information about the Mt. Fuji Area, visit “Shin-Fuji Station Tourist Information Centre”! An English edit […]

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