Yamaguchi-ken Travel Guide

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Iwakuni

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Shimonoseki

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Yamaguchi

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Hagi

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Iwakuni

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  • Getting around

    Iwakuni Transportation

    Getting around Iwakuni can be easy. At the bus stop at the JR station there is English signs pointing you to the bus area for the Kintai Bridge and the Shin Iwakuni station they won't give bus numbers because all buses that stop at that area are bound for those locations. The route will change depending on the bus but the final destination won't...

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  • Iwakuni Kokusai Kanko Hotel

    Iwakuni Hotels

    1-1-7 Iwakuni, Iwakuni, Yamaguchi Prefecture, 741-0062, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Miyajima

    Iwakuni Things to Do

    One of Japans three most scenic spots. It was designated as a World Cultural Heritage site. There is an aquarium here but when i went in 2009 it was closed and said it would be closed until 2011. Other then that everything else is worth seeing, Alot of steps but as i have realized from my short time here in the area just about anywhere you go there...

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Shimonoseki

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  • Chofu Garden

    Shimonoseki Things to Do

    Chofu Garden is located in Shimonoseki City, used to be the Samurai house of Nishi Ykinaga who was the vice leader of Chofu-clan.The inside of the park has an area of 31,000 m2, Shoin, Chaya, Szuma are still remained around the pond.A quiet atmosphere still is retained there today. In the park you can see a waterfall that develops from the water of...

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  • Dormy Inn Premium Shimonoseki

    Shimonoseki Hotels

    3-40 Hosoeshinmachi, Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi Prefecture, 750-0017, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Shimonoseki Centre

    Shimonoseki Things to Do

    The ports, major shopping areas and business areas of the largest city in Yamaguchi Prefecture are clustered around JR Shimonoseki Station which is surrounded by water on three sides. Many business' and stores can be found in the central part of the clean and well layed out city.

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Yamaguchi

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  • Unkokuan Hermitage

    Yamaguchi Things to Do

    Unkokuan is a small hut where the great priest, poet, and artist Sesshu once resided. After returning from China, he originally moved to Kyushu, but as he had formerly lived here in Yamaguchi, he eventually returned. He stayed here in his humble hermitage in order to continue painting. He is believed to have died in 1506 at the age of 87. A...

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  • Comfort Hotel Shin Yamaguchi

    Yamaguchi Hotels

    1255-1 Ogori Shimogo, Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi Prefecture, 754-0002, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Hanchomon Gate

    Yamaguchi Things to Do

    The Hanchomon was built in 1863. When the ruling Mori Clan moved the capital from Hagi to Yamaguchi, they had to rebuild their domain headquarters. This is the gate of those headquarters. The building itself no longer exist, but the gate has survived. The gate is of course out in the open, so you can go anytime to see it and viewing is free.

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Hagi

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  • Tokoji-temple

    Hagi Things to Do

    Tokoji-temple is one of family temple of the Mori feudal clan which was founded by a obaku zen priest named Egoku Domyo Zenji.More than 500 stone lanterns can be seen which were dedicated by Mori vassals.The temple was built in 1691 and the construction influenced by Chinese style.

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  • Hagi Tanaka Hotel

    Hagi Hotels

    The place is a really nice, Japanese style hotel. There are no beds, just futons that the hotel...

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  • Shoka Sonjuku

    Hagi Things to Do

    Shoka Sonjuku is Shoin Yoshida’s private academy located east side of Hagi.It was started by his uncle, Bunnoshin Tamaki first.Although Shoin taught here only for two and half years, he inspired his students and many of them played important roles in the Meiji Restoration and become politicians of the new government.[Back to Hagi]

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