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The most alluring temple I have seen is in the north of Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture;... Read More
15 Unique Festivals Only Found in Japan(6~10)
6 The Sendai star festival The Star Festival is derived from the legend of Vega... Read More
What is the Difference between Shrines and Temples?
There approximately 95,000 shrines and 86,000 temples in Japan. So, what is the difference between... Read More
What are Goshuin?
If you plan on visiting many temples and shrines in Japan, I recommend purchasing... Read More
Touring the Hana no mai Sake Brewery
Getting to tour a brewery while learning about not only the ancient process of brewing... Read More
The 5 Things you Should Know Before Visiting a Temple
Make sure to step over the threshold: Each temple has a wooden section of the... Read More