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Yabusame Horse Archery Tsuwano

Yabusame Horse Archery Tsuwano

Sunday - Apr 12th

Yabusame is a horse archery festival in Tsuwano, held on the second Sunday of April every year. The horse archery ground in Tsuwano..

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Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine

Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine

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Omori Town is part of the Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine World Heritage Site, which is one of Japan’s most important mining areas.

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En-musubi in the Izumo Region

En-musubi in the Izumo Region

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Izumo Taisha, or Izumo Grand Shrine, is one of the most famous and most significant Shinto shrines in Japan. Though the date of..

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Izumo Taisha Grand Shrine

Izumo Taisha Grand Shrine

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The stunningly beautiful Izumo Taisha Grand Shrine in Shimane Prefecture is one of the oldest shrine sites in Japan.

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Adachi Museum of Art

Adachi Museum of Art

Adam Hacker

A “must see” in Shimane, go to the Adachi Museum of Art. Set in the countryside of Yasugi, Adachi is tucked away between drama..

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Sunset Over Lake Shinji 10

Sunset Over Lake Shinji

Avery Choi

The sublime sunset at Lake Shinji in Matsue, Shimane, is a masterpiece of the nature. The locals call it the "Colours of Shimane"...

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