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The hotel Tsurugi Koizuki

The hotel Tsurugi Koizuki

The prefecture has a ‘Toyama Culinary Master’ certification that recognises knowledge and skill in Toyama cuis […]

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Toyamawan Sushi

Toyamawan Sushi

Fresh fish caught in the treasure trove of Toyama Bay Toyama Bay is often called a natural aquarium. The bay i […]

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Oiwasan Nissekiji

Oiwasan Nissekiji

The temple Oiwasan Nissekiji was built in 725 during the Nara Period. It was the head temple for the Shingon s […]

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Toyama Bay

Toyama Bay

Toyama Bay is sometimes called ‘Nature’s aquarium’ because you can find an abundance of seaf […]

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Try a box with the famous trout and yellowtail sushi

Try a box with the famous trout and yellowtail sushi

A bento box of pressed sushi (trout and yellowtail) (750 yen) is perfect to take on the train. It comes in six […]

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The Toyama regional railroad

The Toyama regional railroad

The Toyama regional railroad started operations in the early Shōwa period (1930). It joins 77km from Tateyama […]

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At Oyama Shrine you’ll be reminded of the age of fusion between Shinto and Buddhism.

At Oyama Shrine you’ll be reminded of the age of fusion between Shinto and Buddhism.

This is a shrine where the Tateyama mountains are worshipped as gods. There are three shrine buildings, and so […]

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Toyama Nostalgic Japanese scenery that delights moviemakers

Toyama Nostalgic Japanese scenery that delights moviemakers

The name Toyama means ‘mountains of riches’. The prefecture is blessed with stunning scenery, crystal clear wa […]

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Kobujime, KAZE NO KITAMAE YA

Kobujime, KAZE NO KITAMAE YA

Kobujime, fish cured in between sheets of kelp, carefully selected by an experienced chef A ten minute walk fr […]

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Top-quality Himi kan-buri – rich seasonal yellowtail

Top-quality Himi kan-buri – rich seasonal yellowtail

Top-quality Himi kan-buri – rich seasonal yellowtail Located near the Himi fishing harbor, restaurant Banya Ry […]

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