Kanagawa-ken Travel Guide

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    Yokohama's Waterfront
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Yokohama

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297,921,132

Hakone

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151,645,8

Yokosuka

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23,40,19

Kamakura

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138,473,17

Kawasaki

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54,127,52

Odawara

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26,81,18

Fujisawa

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21,63,18

Ofuna

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2,4,0

Zushi

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0,16,0

Manazuru

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13,38,0

Hayama

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1,15,0

Atsugi

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0,0,21

Zama

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Yumoto

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Yamanouchi

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Sagamihara

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Kugenuma

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Isehara

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Yokohama

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  • Shin-Yokohama Station

    Yokohama Transportation

    In Yokohama, the Shinkansen trains stop at Shin-Yokohama Station, where you can transfer quickly to the JR Yokohama Line, and Yokohama Municipal Subway Line 3. This station opened in 1964 with the establishment of the first Shinkansen line. Japan has one of the most extensive and advanced rail systems in the world with numerous private and...

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  • Navios Yokohama

    Yokohama Hotels

    The Navios Yokohama is well situated in the waterfront area of Yokohama. It is a short walk to a...

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  • Riding the Bullet - Shinkansen to...

    Yokohama Transportation

    Japan has one of the most extensive and advanced rail systems in the world with numerous private and municipal companies providing service local and long distance, usually at reasonable prices compared to other forms of transportation. One of the most outstanding examples of Japan's trains is the Shinkansen, which literally means "new trunk line."...

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Hakone

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  • Hakone Western Slope

    Hakone Things to Do

    Hakone Nishizaka(Western Slope) is the section of Tokaido trail between Hakone Checkpoint and Mishima Taisha Shrine. Usually hikers use western slope as a downhill trail from Hakone Checkpoint to Mishima because uphill trail from Mishima has some steep slopes. One of the most popular stops-by of this trail is Yamanaka Castle (Yamanaka Fort) with...

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  • Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort And Spa

    Hakone Hotels

    First, let me say I'm a bit prejudiced; I feel the service industry is something the Japanese have...

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  • Mori No Biru (Gotemba Kogen) Brewery's...

    Hakone Favorites

    Mori No Biru brewery is owned by the Yonekyu Company with beer made in Gotemba City. Mori No Biru is more commonly known as Gotemba Kogen Brewery. I recently found the Pils in the area around Hakone. The Pils label shows Fuji with a red setting sun to the side. The cap features a similar image of Fuji-san. The beer pours a clear light yellow color...

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Yokosuka

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  • Silk 100 yen shop: Cheap food & stuffs

    Yokosuka Shopping

    They offer a good variety of products such as snacks, groceries, kitchenware, tableware, toys, gift etc. They even have a small section that offers fresh fruits and vegetables. Most of the items are 100 yen except for the prices for the fresh fruits and vegetables. They may cost less or more than 100 yen.

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  • Kannonzaki Keikyu Hotel

    Yokosuka Hotels

    2 Hashirimizu, Yokosuka, Kanagawa Prefecture, 239-0811, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Mikasa Battleship and Park

    Yokosuka Things to Do

    The Miskasa Battleship is THE must-see in Yokosuka. You buy tickets (no more than 500 yen, I think it was 300 yen for military) at little machines in the park, and they give you a brochure in English when you enter. This was Admiral Togo's flagship during the Russo-Japanese war and is wonderfully restored! The park is awesome too (it's free). It's...

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Kamakura

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  • Kamakura Flower - Brown Ale

    Kamakura Restaurants

    Kamakura Brewery was established in 1998, and it features a female brewer. Their three most common beers are Kamakura Moon (German-style altbier), Kamakura Star (pale ale), and Kamakura Flower (brown ale), but they brew a few others like Enoshima Beer and Yokosuka Beer. Kamakura Beer is typically available only in the immediate Kamakura area, but...

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  • Sotetsu Fresa Inn Kamakura-Ofuna

    Kamakura Hotels

    1-26-5 Ofuna, Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, 247-0056, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Kamakura Star - Pale Ale Beer

    Kamakura Restaurants

    Kamakura Brewery was established in 1998, and it features a female brewer. Their three most common beers are Kamakura Moon (German-style altbier), Kamakura Star (pale ale), and Kamakura Flower (brown ale), but they brew a few others like Enoshima Beer and Yokosuka Beer. Kamakura Beer is typically available only in the immediate Kamakura area, but...

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Kawasaki

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  • Train and Bus museum

    Kawasaki Things to Do

    More aimed at kids really, which is why I took my son there, and fairly similar really to the Tobu Museum in Tokyo.Takes around 20 minutes to get to from Shibuya.Entry is only 100 yen for adults and 50 yen for children of primary school age and above.Worth a look.

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  • Richmond Hotel Premier Musashikosugi

    Kawasaki Hotels

    1175-1 Nakaharakushinmarukohigashi3chome, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, 211-0004, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Aqualine Expressway linking Kawasaki and...

    Kawasaki Transportation

    The Aqualine expressway depicted by the blue line, 1/2 of which is submerged under Tokyo Bay and the other 1/2 upon a bridgeway above the sea, opened with much fanfare in 1997. This links the south industrial section of Kawasaki to Kisarazu, a small farming and fishing town.Though at first glance appearing to provide a nice "shortcut" through the...

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Odawara

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  • Umadashimon Gate

    Odawara Things to Do

    Odawara Castle Tip: Umadashimon Gate is the official gate to the Odawara Castle extending from Meganebashi Bridge. It was rebuilt in 2009 just as it stood during Edo Period (1603-1868). It was named that way because the gate leads to Umadashi Bailey of the castle. The gate is Masugata-style which has 90-degree -turn for solidifying castle defense....

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  • Odawara Resort & Spa Hilton

    Odawara Hotels

    586 1 Nebukawa

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Viewing Tanzawa Mountains

    Odawara Things to Do

    From the donjon of Odawara Castle you can identify at least three Tanzawa Mountains peaks which are also part of TANZAWA OYAMA QUASI-NATIONAL PARK. Odawara is also a nice place as the base for hiking in Tanzawa Mountain area which is easily accessible by using Odakyu Line trains and bus services from Odawara and Tokyo areas. Photo #1 is Mount...

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Fujisawa

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Ofuna

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  • A shopping complex in Ofuna station

    Ofuna Shopping

    Ofuna Lumine wing is the large-scale shopping complex in the Ofuna station located at the border between Kamakura and Yokonama.

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  • Buddhist Temple - OFUNA KANON

    Ofuna Things to Do

    The ofuna kanon is hard to miss. When approaching the city from the kurihama side you can see the head of the statue rising above the trees. A lot of tourists miss it because it's not in the regular kamakura temple circuit. But it is well worth the trip. In addition to the statue of the Goddess of Mercy which stands over 83 feet tall, this temple...

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Manazuru

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  • Keidaisha: Shrines within A Shrine

    Manazuru Local Customs

    Shinto Shrines Tip: When you visit Shinto shrines in Japan, you will find that there are dozen of small or minor shrines also enshrined in the premises of the Shrine. These shrines are often referred to as KEIDAISHA or SESSHA, literally shrines within precinct of a shrine. To be more exact, SESSHA is a shrine related to the main deity of the Shrine...

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  • Yama Jinja Shrine

    Manazuru Local Customs

    Yama Jinja shrine is one of the minor shrines at Kibune Shrine. It enshrines Oyama-Tsumino-kami, the deity governing the mountains. The most popular Yama Jinja shrine in Japan is that in Ehime, Oyama-zumi Shrine in Imabari. This shrine has been mainly adhered by the quarry workers in Manazuru Peninsula for the safety of their daily works. (Japanese...

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  • Kibune Shrine

    Manazuru Things to Do

    Founded in 889 A.D. This shrine is best known for Kibune Festival held annually on July 27 and 28, one of the three major boat float festivals in Japan. This shrine is also noted for the steep stairs to the shrine often used for training for sports athletes who are staying around the area. This shrine has a lot of eye-catching things to see than...

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