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Tateyama Castle is just one of four castles in Chiba Prefecture. Also known as Hakkenden Museum, it is nestled among the lush, 66-meter high hilltop of Shiroyama Park. View exhibitions dedicated to the novel Nanso Satomi Hakkenden, “Legend of the Eight Dog Warriors.”
The Cherry Blossom Festival at Mobara Park in Chiba City is conducted annually from April 1st to 15th and is among the Top 100 places noted for cherry blossom viewing.
Jorakuzan Mantokuji Temple in Tateyama, Chiba, is where you can find the statue of reclining Buddha tucked away on a hill surrounded by beautiful shrubbery. Built in 1982, the bronze statue weighs in at 30 tons and is 16 meters wide. It is one of the largest reclining Buddha statues in eastern Asia.
Chiba's Nokogiriyama is an little known day trip from Tokyo with thrilling views, an atmospheric hike through a forested temple and Japan's largest stone Buddha. 
Popin' Cookin candy kits made by Kracie are so much fun to make. They make perfect souvenirs or stocking stuffers at Christmastime for children of all ages. A great learning activity and a reward within itself. The Popin’ Cookin Sushi kit is a must buy from Japan. It’s like magic! Once the various powders are mixed with water, the colors are so vibrant and produce shapes and designs that look so realistic and the taste is fantastic.
Onjuku is close to Tokyo, therefore cheap and convenient, but still has a lot to offer the casual traveler. The little town harbors a unique culture.
City life can be overwhelming sometimes, but in today's world where urban sprawl makes it harder and harder to find a place to get away from the buzz of it all, finding a
One of the coolest monorail systems in Japan: The Chiba Urban Monorail (千葉都市モノレール). A Guinness record holder for "The World's Longest Suspended Monorail." Experience the rock as it swings freely along the bend!