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Edo Wonderland: Wonders from Nikko
Travel back to Edo Period in this beautiful theme park
Decorations Edo Style!
Category: Culture, Museums, Historic sites, Festivals, Martial arts
Travel 400 years back in time and discover the secrets of Edo by becoming one of its citizens! Visit Edo Wonderland in Nikko.

Nikko Edo Wonderland
Fanciful, fantastic, bewildering Edo-era village!
This was a free experience
Category: Culture, Museums, Festivals, Shopping, Sight seeing, Martial arts, Food
"The only place to experience living history and culture of Edo period Japan,” boasts the brochure. “Watch out, folks!” it continues, “It’s real live action. Ninjas sneak all around you."

Clash of the Titans, Tokyo-style
A Day at the Ryogoku Kokugikan
Before the match
Category: Sports, Culture, Museums, Sight seeing, Martial arts
Sumo wrestling is perhaps one of the most intriguing aspects of Japanese life for the foreign visitor.

Members of Sumita-cho's Matchlock Rifle Brigade line up and take aim.
Category: Culture, Festivals, Sight seeing, Martial arts
Enjoy a demonstration of Hinawaju rifles by Sumita town's very own Hinawaju Rifle Brigade!

Chiyoda Library
Welcome to everyone's favorite P3 library
Chiyoda Library on the 9th floor within Chiyoda ward office.
Category: Culture, Martial arts
The Chiyoda Library, one of a group of libraries based in downtown Chiyoda-ku, was one of the first to embark on a new model.

Brazil Festival
Annual summer festival in Yoyogi Park
Brazil Festival: it's a big one!
Category: Culture, Festivals, Martial arts, Food
The Brazil Festival is an annual festival held in Tokyo's Yoyogi Park in mid-July. Its celebratory spirit features lively music, dance, and capoeira performances.

Sumo Practice in Dazaifu
A once-in-a-lifetime chance to watch Hakuho train
A once-in-a-lifetime chance to watch Hakuho train
Category: Sports, Culture, Sight seeing, Martial arts
Hidden behind Dazaifu's main sites, is a lesser known one where men train their special art everyday to the point of brutal exhaustion. This is Dazaifu's sumo stables.

Spirit Skills
The birthplace of Aikido
Statue of Ueshiba Morihei at Aiki Shrine
Category: Culture, Historic sites, Martial arts
The original Aikido dojo and Aiki shrine are located not far from the station in the sleepy town of Iwama

Yanesen Cultural Classes
A unique way to explore Japanese culture
The Yanesan Information Center has many maps, souvenirs and small games laid out for guests
Category: Culture, Martial arts, Food
The Yanesen Language and Culture School offers patrons a different, more intimate look at Japan

Kanayamachi old town, Takaoka
A streetscape unchanged for centuries
The entrance to Otera craft shop
Category: Culture, Museums, Historic sites, Festivals, Sight seeing, Martial arts
A walk through Kanayamachi, the old town of Takaoka

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