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Kumamoto Castle

Kumamoto Castle

5 (2Reviews)

Kumamoto Castle is the third largest castle in Japan and one of its most popular historic sites. Originally built in the early 1600s by renowned castle..

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Aso Shrine

Aso Shrine

Aso Shrine is a Shinto Shrine in Aso, Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan. Aso is one of the oldest shrines in Japan. This shrine holds several Important Cul..

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Kumamon Square

Kumamon Square

Kumamon Square is the" "office" "of the famous mascot Kumamon of Kumamoto Prefecture. The bear mascot was created in 2011 to improve public relations..

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Lafcadio Hearn Residence

Lafcadio Hearn Residence

Lafcadio Hearn was born in Greece in 1850 to a father from Ireland and a mother from Greece. He was a British explorer who came to Japan in the 18th century..

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Suizenji Garden

Suizenji Garden

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Suizenji Jojuen is a traditional Japanese landscape garden that was laid out in the late 1600s. Due to its enormous size of 64 hectares, it is often referred..

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Reigando Cave

Reigando Cave

Mandy Bartok

Visit the countryside cave where master swordsman Miyamoto Musashi meditated and crafted the famous Book of Five Rings

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Kyu-Hosokawa Gyobutei

Kyu-Hosokawa Gyobutei

Mandy Bartok

The immaculately restored Kyu-Hosokawa samurai residence is the perfect way to cap off a visit to nearby Kumamoto Castle

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