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Kaizō-ji temple and its legends – Japan

Kamakura was the capital and religious center of Japan from the 12th-14th centuries. The city is scattered with medieval Shinto shrines and numerous Buddhist temples, including temple Kaizō-ji, which dates […]

Nagoro: the Japanese Scarecrow Village.

In this small village, the children still sit in the classroom behind their desks, staring at the teacher, while on the road a group of elderly people wait for the […]

Tokyo’s Akihabara Electric Town

A great place to walk around and absorb the japanese metropoli’s sights and sounds is Akihabara (秋葉原) district. Just two stops from Tokyo Station, Akihabara is a neighborhood known for […]