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42,96,14

Ise

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50,144,49

Ueno

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12,33,0

Tsu

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17,49,37

Suzuka

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9,30,15

Yokkaichi

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6,32,20

Matsuzaka

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11,21,0

Toba

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7,19,148

Kuwana

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  • Nabana no Sato

    Kuwana Things to Do

    Nabana no Sato is a flower park that attracts visitors all year round. In the spring, summer, and fall there are various flowers blooming that keep it attractive in the daytime. What the place is most famous for, though, is its night illuminations. The entire area becomes a beautiful illumination village and you can roam around taking in the...

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  • Hotel Hanamizuki

    Kuwana Hotels

    333 Urayasu Nagashimacho, Kuwana, Mie Prefecture, 511-1192, Japan

    Good for: Families

  • Rokkaen

    Kuwana Things to Do

    These homes were built for a businessman in 1913. One is the traditional Japanese-style, and the other is Victorian-style. They're connected, with gardens behind them. I loved all the tatami in the Japanese-style house. And in the houses you don't wear shoes or even slippers (they give you a pair to wear between the entrance to the buildings and...

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Ise

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  • Good Gyoza

    Ise Restaurants

    Misuzu is a famous restaurant in Ise. It does not serve the typical Ise Udon or ebi dishes, it's actually a gyoza restaurant. The gyoza is actually vegetarian gyoza. It's all made fresh right in front of everyone. It's interesting to watch them make it; they're very quick! The gyoza is 450 yen for 8. It's slightly fatter than most gyoza but they...

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  • Ryoso Uminocho

    Ise Hotels

    1693-1 Matsushita, Futamicho, Ise, Mie Prefecture, 519-0601, Japan

    Good for: Business

  • Senguukan

    Ise Things to Do

    The Senguukan is a museum that opened in April 2012. The museum is dedicated to educating people about the Shikinen Senguu. This is an extremely important Shinto ceremony that culminates when the new Ise Shrine is complete every 20 years.The Shikinen Senguu obviously includes the final opening of the rebuilt shrine, but there are many more...

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Ueno

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  • Korean restaurant

    Ueno Restaurants

    Japanese name: 韓国料理 「将軍」 (ショウグン)In the northern part of the town, north side of the Ueno castle. In front of Joy City mall on the national road 138.When travelling by train, it's about 1.1 km / 14 min from Nishiote Station, 1.2 km / 15...

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  • Bohemian Coffeehouse and Gallery

    Ueno Restaurants

    The cafe opened on July 19, 2008 and the gallery space on October 21st, 2008.Both are located in a rather colonial style than Japanese looking building, the cafe on first and second, the gallery on third floor. The interior is very spacious with a high ceiling. The furniture on ground floor is very simple. On the upper floor you can relax on soft...

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  • Indian Curry, Naan and Tandoori Chicken

    Ueno Restaurants

    We were quite surprised to find even an Indian restaurant in Iga Ueno so we immediately decided to give it a try. The Indian cook is still quite young and got his license to open the restaurant in September 2008.We chose the Tajmahal and Maharaja set for dinner, each 1300 Yen. Although the curry itself is quite delicious it basically consists...

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Tsu

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  • Selfmade and train traveller friendly

    Tsu Restaurants

    Japanese name: お好み焼き「南風 津駅前店」(ナンプウ ツエキマエテン」The restaurant serves Okonomiyaki (literally translates "fried as you like it"), vegetable filled fried...

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  • Hotel Green Park Tsu

    Tsu Hotels

    700 Hadokoro-cho, Tsu, Mie Prefecture, 514-0009, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Aoyama Kogen

    Tsu Things to Do

    Aoyama Kogen is a hill dividing Iga and Tsu and its highest peak is 756 meters in elevation. It is one of the most popular segments of Tokai Nature Trail, 1500-kilometers-long hiking trail between Mt. Takao and Mt. Minoo. Today the hill area has some wind turbine towers.

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Suzuka

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  • Formula One Race

    Suzuka Things to Do

    No need to get tickets in advance. Once you get to the track you can always buy a ticket to the race. After the race be prepared to walk for hours, don't take a taxi or drive, wear comfortable shoes, gridlock is terrible and it could take you possibly up 2-3 hrs to get to a hotel. (I had not booked one, until after the race) My experience was a few...

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  • Flower Garden Hotel

    Suzuka Hotels

    7992 Ino, Suzuka, Mie Prefecture, 510-0295, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Formula One

    Suzuka Things to Do

    Racing is huge in Japan with Toyota and Honda HQ-ed in Suzuka. Like racing? Well, you wont be able to watch an F1 race here again, but here are my pics of our honeymoon with the lcukiest guys in the world...F1 drivers.

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Yokkaichi

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  • Gozaisho Ropeway

    Yokkaichi Things to Do

    My host parents took me to Mt. Gozaisho to take the ropeway to the top. The gondola ride was scarier than I expected but completely awesome :-DWe didn't have a very clear view from the top because of the weather. We walked around a bit, had some ice cream in the building there, and went to go find one of the gardens. On the way it started raining,...

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  • Yokkaichi Miyako Hotel

    Yokkaichi Hotels

    1-3-38 Yasujima, Yokkaichi, Mie Prefecture, 510-0075, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Wide view from Mt.Komono fuji

    Yokkaichi Things to Do

    When you reach the top of the Mt.Komono fuji,you can see the beautiful wide view of Yokkaichi.If it is sunny day,you can see the sea in the distance.The mountain is easy to ascend.It takes about 20minutes,it's easy! :)

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Matsuzaka

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  • Gojoban Yashiki

    Matsuzaka Things to Do

    The Gojoban Yashiki were the residences of the guards of Matsusaka Castle during the Edo Period. There are not so many of this type of residence left in the country. One of the buildings can be entered so that you can catch a glimpse of how the guards lived.The area is not only historic, but also very attractive. The residences flank a stone path...

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  • Matsusaka Castle Ruins

    Matsuzaka Things to Do

    Matsusaka Castle was originally built in 1588 by Gamo Ujisato, the local daimyo. He turned Matsusaka into a bustling merchant town with his free trade policies. The town also benefited because of its location as one of the last stops on the pilgrimage road to Ise Shrine.Today none of the castle's buildings remain however, the castle walls are...

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  • Affordable Matsusaka Beef

    Matsuzaka Restaurants

    Matsusaka Beef is one of the three most famous beefs in Japan. There are many restaurants that offer Matsusaka beef, but it comes at a price.For those who want to try it but don't want to spend a lot of money, the Gyugin Yoshokuya is a great option. They offer various dishes made with Matsusaka beef for less than 1000 yen. There are a variety of...

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Toba

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  • To Toba from Osaka

    Toba Transportation

    From Osaka, you can easily get to Toba with only one transfer. From Osaka Station, go to Tsuruhashi. From Tsuruhashi you can then go directly to Toba Station using the Kintetsu Line.The cost from Osaka is approximately 3620 yen, but prices are always subject to change, so check before you go.

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  • Kokusai

    Toba Hotels

    1-23-1 Toba, Toba, Mie Prefecture, 517-0011, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Toba Aquarium

    Toba Things to Do

    The Toba Aquarium is famous for being one of Japan's best aquariums, and it lives up to its reputation! The aquarium is divided into sections that each represent a different type of aquatic life. The aquarium features a wide variety of fish, shellfish, and jellyfish. Along with these, there are dolphins, stingrays, nautilus, porpoises, seals,...

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