Shimada Things to Do

  • Train Car Turntable
    Train Car Turntable
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    The Park has a Steam Locomotive car
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    Ooi River Fireworks Show

    by cheesecake17 Updated Aug 11, 2005

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    This is a Typical scenery in the summe all over Japan and in the area I live in.... about 8,000 fireworks on the Oi river....in shimada...on August 10...

    The fireworks are really gorgeous and spectacular, get there early and save a space...it get very crowded....

    So , dont miss it...

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    Shimada-mage Matsuri

    by cheesecake17 Written Aug 8, 2005

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    Third Sunday of September
    Shimada-mage is the most popular traditional womens hair style originated by Tora-gozen.

    It is a beautiful scenery to have about 50 beauticians of the city parade the town wearing Shimada-mage and Yukata, and the festival attracts many viewers from in and out of the city.

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    OI SHRINE

    by cheesecake17 Updated Feb 4, 2006

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    This shrine is supported by the local people as the "god of water".

    Free of charge (except for praying)
    Open all year
    Opening Hours 8:30 - 17:00

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Shimada also include former Kanaya town which is popular among Old Tokaido walkers. The Tokaido walk between Kanaya Station and Nissaka Old town in particular is one of the most popular segment...

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