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Lake Shinji

Lake Shinji

Lake Shinji (宍道湖, Shinji-ko) is a lake in the northeast area of the Shimane Prefecture in Japan. The lake is the seventh largest in Japan, with a..

Shimane
The Oki Islands

The Oki Islands

Lisa Wallin

The Oki Islands is a group of over 180 islands located in the Sea of Japan off the coast of Shimane Prefecture. Known for its fascinating..

Shimane 11
Aquas Aquarium

Aquas Aquarium

JJ Walsh

Aquas is a great aquarium- local fish in spectacular tanks, seal and beluga shows and a fun adventure playground next door, white..

Shimane 1
Lake Naka Umi

Lake Naka Umi

Kenji Chida

Lake Naka Umi is a large yet serene lake with a shoreline that runs through Shimane and Tottori.

Shimane
Takuhi Shrine

Takuhi Shrine

Rory Jackson

On Nishinoshima's highest mountain, Mt Takuhi, sits the island's oldest shrine, the Takuhi-Jinja. It's a 15 minute walk..

Shimane 4