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  • And the procession begins!
    And the procession begins!
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    Suizenji Park
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    Uto Yagura turret
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  • Shrines

    Kumamoto Things to Do

    There was a very colourful inari fox shrine and a shinto shrine very near one of the castle gates. I liked the fact that the inarl shrine had lucky cat purification wash basins.

  • Kumamoto KB Hotel

    Kumamoto Hotels

    KB Hotel is a budget business hotel nearby Kumamoto Castle. - 6300 yen a single room without...

  • Kumamoto Castle

    Kumamoto Things to Do

    Get to Kumamoto Castle by taking the tram from Kumamoto Station. A journey costs 150 yen, pay when you exit. The castle is open from 8.30am to 5.30pm. Adm is 500 yen.The original castle was built in 1607 after only 7 years work. It was the third largest castle in Japan and was built by Kato Kiyomasa. The castle was beseiged and burnt down during...



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  • Aso Shrine

    Aso-san Things to Do

    Aso shrine one of the oldest and most prominent shrines in Japan, and was built in 281 before accession of the 1st Emperor Jinmu.The shrine is located in the center of the caldera of Mt. Aso, and the caldera is known as the largest in the world in which people are actually living.The shrine is popular as a god protecting worshipers from traffic...

  • Aso Plaza Hotel

    Aso-san Hotels

    1287 Uchinomaki, Aso, Kumamoto Prefecture, 869-2301, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Kusasenrigahama

    Aso-san Things to Do

    Kusasenrigahama is a beautiful prairie of 785,000 square m in the crater which spreads in northern part of Mt. Eboshi that is one of the Aso Five Mountains.



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  • Pachinco Parlors (I think I spelled it...

    Yatsushiro Things to Do

    I don't know how to play Pachinco. I'm just a fan of Asahi Beer, so I took a picture of the building. If you like to gamble, it's a way to win or lose some money. I've never played before though, and don't really have any plans to try it.

  • The best way to travel by ground

    Yatsushiro Transportation

    I love riding the train vice the bus. Granted it's a little more expensive, but offers a lot more than a bus ever will. You can smoke and drink on the train. The bus you cannot. You also have a toilet on the train. On the bus you don't. So I take the train everywhere unless I'm catching a flight some where. The only problem is the tickets are not...

  • Different pictures of other bars

    Yatsushiro Nightlife

    By the time I hit these other places I was so drunk I kept forgetting to take pictures of the signs, so I don't know where the hell they were at. I know they're near the other bars listed on my Yatsushiro page. Anyway, enjoy these couple pictures.


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