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Matsuyama

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128,215,87

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Niihama

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6,4,10

Saijo

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3,6,19

Matsuyama

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  • Matsuyama Castle

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Matsuyama Things to Do

    The impressive Matsuyama Castle is on a 130 meter tall hill, Mount Katsuyama, in the middle of the town, completed in 1627, one of the few castels which have survived the post-feudal era since 1868 intact. You can hike up there or use a cable car, 520 Yen return, enty fee is 500 Yen.

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  • Ana Hotel Matsuyama

    Matsuyama Hotels

    The ANA hotel is said by the locals to be the best in town. The room itself was fairly much what...

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  • By plane or bus

    Matsuyama Transportation

    Peach air has cheap airfares from Osaka (on there special sales you might get it for 1000 Yen), Willer Express bus has overnight buses for 3750 Yen (and sometimes cheaper) from Kyoto (leaving 10 pm) via Osaka to Matsuyama (going back from there at 10.35 pm). http://willerexpress.com/en/#

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Imabari

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  • Shimanami highway

    Imabari Things to Do

    The bridges on this road between Imabari and Onomichi are well worth having a look at. Whilst the road is controversial due to the amount of money it cost to build, the scenery is well worth having a look at.In recent times cycle tourism has become a lot more popular, and the various bridges were built with cycleways specifically with this in mind....

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  • Imabari Kokusai Hotel

    Imabari Hotels

    The Imabari Kokusai Hotel is celebrating its 10th Anniversay this year (2006) and deserves the...

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  • Cheap and Delicious Sushi

    Imabari Restaurants

    Hamazushi is a chain restaurant offering some pretty good sushi at reasonable prices.The Imabari restaurant is a short walk from Nankobo temple. Most sushi is 100 yen a plate, which makes for excellent value although I must admit I possibly overindulged!This chain exists all over Japan, and there seems to be quite a few of them in Ehime in...

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Niihama

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  • Japanese only

    Niihama Warnings and Dangers

    There are one or two bars in Niihama that operate a Japanese only policy. A shame, but rural Ehime is not the most enlightened place in terms of racial tolerance. This was some time ago now so it is hard to say if this still applies. Although I have visited Niihama a handful of times since leaving there in 2002, I haven't had a night out there.

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  • Rihga Royal Hotel Niihama

    Niihama Hotels

    6-9 Maeda-cho, Niihama, Ehime Prefecture, 792-0007, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Big shopping centre

    Niihama Shopping

    This big shopping centre was completed several years ago in the west of Niihama. It has pretty much most of anyone's day to day requirements as well as a number of places to eat cheaply, some coffee shops and a number of chain stores. Ehime has a number of large malls now with Emifull in Masaki and the recent new mall in Imabari.

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Saijo

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  • Express Trains

    Saijo Transportation

    All Express trains headed between Matsuyama and Takamatsu or Okayama stop at Iyo-Saijo station(伊予西条駅). Express trains come through around once an hour.

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  • Saijo Urban Hotel

    Saijo Hotels

    800-3 Omachi, Saijo, Ehime Prefecture, 793-0030, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Asahi beer factory

    Saijo Things to Do

    The Asahi beer factory (アサヒビール工場) in Saijo is an awesome place to visit. The tour is free, and you get 20 minutes of drinking afterwards for free.There is also a beer restaurant in the complex, so we retired there after the tour for some 'nomihoudai' all you can drink and...

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Top Ehime-ken Hotels

Niihama Hotels
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Uwajima Hotels
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Saijo Hotels
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Imabari Hotels
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